This site uses cookies for audience measurement, to display programs and timetables in your region and for our Top Mezzo poll.
Find out more here and choose the cookies you accept

Music for your eyes

France : Europe/Paris

Boris Godunov by Mussorgsky at the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow


  • Bolshoi Orchestra & Chorus
  • Tugan Sokhiev (Conductor)
  • Igor Ushakov (Stage Direction)
  • Mikhail Kazakov (Bass) : Boris Godunov
  • Denis Makarov (Bass) : Pimen
  • Maxim Paster (Tenor) : Prince Vasily Ivanovich Shuisky
  • Albina Latipova (Soprano) : Xenia
  • Ekaterina Vorontsova (Mezzo-soprano) : Fyodor
  • Anastasia Bibicheva (Mezzo-soprano) : Xenia's Nurse
  • Andrei Potaturin (Baritone) : Andrei Shchelkalov
  • Agunda Kulaeva (Mezzo-soprano) : Marina Mnishek
  • Andrii Goniukov (Bass) : Varlaam
  • Ivan Maximeyko (Tenor) : Missail
  • Elena Manistina (Mezzo-soprano) : Innkeeper
  • Behzod Davronov (Tenor) : Simpleton
  • Nikolai Kazansky (Bass) : Nikitich
  • Alexander Borodin (Bass) : Mityukha


Boris Godunov
Opera in a prologue and four acts by Modest Mussorgsky (1839 - 1881)
Libretto by Modest Mussorgsky based upon 'Boris Godunov' by Alexander Pushkin
Version and orchestration by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, orchestration of 'At St. Basil Cathedral' scene by Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov
First performance in St Petersburg, Mariinsky Theatre, 8 February 1874

Recording: December 19 2019 - Bolshoi | Moscow
Director: Jean-Pierre Loisil
Duration: 02:50

Would you like to see this program?

Subscribe now !

You may also like

Welcome on Mezzo !

Programs & broadcast schedules are displayed according to your country and time zone:

United States of America timezone

Do you confirm this is your country and time zone ?
If you click on YES, these settings will also be used on your next visits.

NO, I want to update them