Born in Kirghizistan, Jenish Ysmanov studied at the Conservatoire of his home town. He moved to Milan in 2009 where he has studied with Sara Sforni Corti. He was a member of the Placido Domingo Academy (Centre Perfeccionamento Placido Domingo) in Valencia 2014/2015.
Jenish Ysmanov made his debut in 2006 as Lensky in Eugene Onegin and shortly after sang Beppe in I Pagliacci. He has performed Duca in Rigoletto in Savona, Como, Fermo and Teatro Pergolesi in Jesi as well as Rodolfo in La Bohème on tour in Italy (Biella, Vercelli, Aosta, Ventimiglia, Salsomaggiore Terme), in Ancona, Cagliari, Seoul (South Korea) and Tirana (Albania). He achieved great success as Raimondo in Rota’s I Due Timidi at the Teatro Malibran in Venice and at the Teatro Verdi in Sassari, where he also sang the role of Lui in La notte di un nevrastenico. He has sung Tebaldo in I Vespri Siciliani in Reggio Emilia, Piacenza and Modena, Alfredo in La Traviata at the Festival Verdi in Busseto and Teatro Argentino in Rome and Gabriele Adorno in Simon Boccanegra in Piacenza in 2017/2018. In the summer 2018 he is performing at the festival Gut Immling in Bavaria as Rodolfo in La Bohème.
Jenish Ysmanov participated in Gala Concerts in honor of Luciano Pavarotti in Modena and Cremona 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2017 and in Luciano Pavarotti’s 80th anniversary concert conducted by Riccardo Muti and also participated in a Gala Concert at the Arena di Verona and in a concert in honour of Enrico Caruso in St.Petersburg.
Jenish Ysmanov is a prizewinner of the Salvatore Licitra Competition 2017, Tenors’ Parade in Kazakhstan, Luciano Pavarotti Competition 2008 (1st prize), Rimsky-Korsakov competition 2008, Ocharovanie Romansa (2nd prize), Leonid Sobinov competition 2008 (2nd prize). In 2012 he won a special prize at the Riccardo Zandonai Competition in Riva del Garda.