• Prize-winner at the All-Russian Nadezhda Obukhova Competition (1st prize)
• The Montblanc New Voices award Winner (2012)
Andrey Serov was born in Klin, Moscow Region. In 2001 he graduated from the Institute of Contemporary Art (Moscow) and became a soloist with the Moscow Regional Philharmonic.
From 2005-2009 he was a soloist with the Helikon Opera (Moscow).
Soloist with the Mariinsky Academy of Young Singers since 2009. Joined the Mariinsky Opera Company in 2016.
Repertoire at the Mariinsky Theatre includes:
Grandfather Frost (The Snow Maiden)
Head of the Village (May Night)
Polkan the Voivode (The Golden Cockerel)
King of Clubs, Cook (The Love for Three Oranges)
Ivan Nikiforovich (The Opera of How Ivan Ivanovich Quarrelled with Ivan Nikiforovich)
Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka (Ivan Fyodorovich Shponka and his Aunt)
the General (The Carriage)
Mizhuev (Dead Souls)
Tkachenko (Semyon Kotko)
Storozhev (Into the Storm concert performance)
Fedot Petrovich (Not Love Alone concert performance)
Cardinal Lorenzo Montanelli (The Gadfly concert performance)
Conte Rodolfo (La somnambula concert performance)
Baptista (The Taming of the Shrew concert performance)
Vaskov (The Dawns Here Are Quiet concert performance)
The Cure (Colas Breugnon concert performance)
Figaro (Le nozze di Figaro)
Dr. Dulcamara (L'elisir d'amore)
Baron Douphol (La traviata)
Sarastro (Die Zauberflöte)
Sancho Pança (Don Quichotte)
Truffaldino (Ariadne auf Naxos)
the Water-Sprite (Antonín Dvořák’s Rusalka)
Bottom (A Midsummer Night’s Dream)
Lindorf, Dr Miracle, Coppélius, Dapertutto (Les Contes d’Hoffmann)
and Golaud (Pelléas et Mélisande)
Sulpice (La fille du régiment, concert performance)
Parfyon Rogozhin (The Idiot)
Ataman Platov (The Lefthander).
In 2010 Andrey Serov was presented with the audience award from the St Petersburg Theatregoer society for the role of Sancho Pança (Massenet’s Don Quichotte). Under the baton of Valery Gergiev he has taken part in the Stravinsky Festival at the New York Philharmonic and performed Musorgsky’s cycle Songs and Dances of Death at the Konzerthaus in Vienna. He has appeared in concerts together with Larisa Gergieva, among them an appearance at Wigmore Hall in March 2012.
He has toured to France, Denmark, Israel, Germany, Hungary, Italy, South Korea and Estonia.