Yevgeniy Chainikov


He received his Bachelor of Music Degree in solo singing from the Kazakh National Academy of Music (1998-2003). He earned his Master of Music Degree in opera singing (class of David Britten, 2006) at the Arizona State University School of Music (USA).

From 2002 to 2010, he was a soloist at the K. Baiseitova National Opera and Ballet Theatre.

From 2010 to 2013, he was a soloist with the Saint Petersburg Chamber Opera.

From 2013 to 2015, he was a guest soloist and since 2015, he has been a soloist at the State Opera and Ballet Theatre “Astana Opera”.


  • I prize at the International Competition Romansiada (2011);

  • Diploma winner at the International Festival of the Creative Youth Shabyt(2002, Astana);

  • Metropolitan Opera Auditions Regional Finals (2006, USA)


Schaunard (La Boheme by G. Puccini)

Magistrato (Petro de Grande by G. Donizetti)

Collatinus (The Rape of Lucretia by B. Britten)

A SacristanScarpia (Tosca by G. Puccini)

Tomsky (The Queen of Spades by P. Tchaikovsky)

Jago (Otello by G. Verdi)

Tamura (Astana musical by А. Serkebayev)

Zhirenshe (Abai by A. Zhubanov and L. Khamidi)

Barone Douphol (La Traviata by G. Verdi)

Monsieur de Brétigny (Manon by J. Massenet)