Young Russian soprano Kseniia Proshina will join the young artists program of Paris National Opera in season 2019-20. Kseniia was born in Samara, where she first studied piano and voice in a local music school and then continued her studies at the Samara Academy of Arts in the class of Prof.Raisa Gladkova, graduating with honors in 2016.
Since 2014 Kseniia Proshina is studying with Alessandro Svab at the Accademia Lirica Santa Croce in Trieste, Italy. She has performed Gilda in Rigoletto and Susanna in Le nozze di Figaro in Friuli-Venezia Giulia and the title role in Rimsky-Korsakov’s Snegurochka (The Snow Maiden) as well as in K.Molchanov’s opera Zori zdes’ tihie (The dawns here are quiet) at the Opera Studio with the Samara Academy of Arts.
Kseniia Proshina was awarded 1st prize at several competitions, such as Saveliy Orlov and Hramov Competitons in Samara.