On July 29 – August 8 make his debut in the role of Silvio in “Pagliacci” at the Mythos Opera Festival at the Greek Theater of Taormina and at the Teatro di Verdura in Palermo, with the Philharmonic Orchestra of Sicily.
In April, he was selected as Don Giovanni for the production of the homonymous work by W.A.Mozart, staged by the Accademia in Opera – Accademia Filarmonica and Venice Chamber Orchestra
In January he was the winner of the audition, offered as a prize by the InCanto European Production, for the role of Ping in “Turandot” by G. Puccini and that will lead him to perform in the prestigious theaters of Italy: the San Carlo Theater of Naples, the Teatro Comunale of Bologna, the theaters Argentina & Eliseo of Rome, the Teatro della Pergola of Florence, the Pergolesi theater of Jesi, the Vittorio Emanuele theater of Messina, Theater Reggio of Turin.
Russian-uzbek baritone, he graduated in 2008 at the Tashkent Music College. From 2008 to 2011 he attended the Tashkent State Arts University, where he studied acting for music theatre. He has over 3 years of experience in the Tashkent Operetta Theatre in Uzbekistan.
He graduated at the Benedetto Marcello Music Conservatory in Venice (Italy) under the guidance of Giancarlo Pasquetto.
He participated in master classes with: Sara Mingardo, Lorenzo Regazzo, Prof.ssa Ewa liykowska, Barbara Frittoli, M. Nahel Al Halabi.
He was selected after several auditions organized by different cultural associations for the concert seasons, including: Circolo Della Lirica (Padua), Cantiere all’opera (Padua), Teatroperando (Bologna), Oltreilteatro (Turin), Vicenza in Lirica (Vicenza), AICS (Padua), Amici della Russia (Padua), Comitato Mascagnano “Amici della Lirica” (Bagnara di Romagna), Russkie Motivi Stravinsky (Milan), Tournée “Opera di Mosca”, Musica a Palazzo (Venice), Orchestra “Nova Symphonia Patavina” (Padua), Venice Chamber Orchestra (Venice), I Musici Patavini, DonneInMusica (Pisa), Europa InCanto (Rome), Mythos Opera Festival (Sicily)
He made his debut as Maestro Biscroma Strappaviscere in “Le convenienze ed inconvenienze teatrali” by G. Donizetti at the Mario Del Monaco Municipal Theatre of Treviso, it was Gasparo (Rita, G. Donizetti) in Venice, Marchese d’Obigny (Traviata, G. Verdi) in Bologna. He performed as a soloist in the “Missa in tempore belli” by Haydn, in the Concert dedicated to the centenary of the great war at the “La Fenice” Theater (Venice). In May 2018 he made his debut at the Academic Theater of Castelfranco Veneto in the role of Figaro (Il Barbiere di Siviglia, G. Rossini). Participates in various productions such as Figaro in Veneto, Lombardy, Emilia-Romagna.
He successfully performed, Carmina Burana by Carl Orff for the 40th of the Anzolim De La Tor Choir of Riva del Garda, also «Messa di Gloria» by Puccini as a baritone soloist.
Performs concert activities in Italy and abroad.
ASKAR LASHKIN WAS BORN IN 1989
in the city of Tashkent, then the capital of the Soviet republic of Uzbekistan. His parents were both artists: his grandmother was a ballerina and his grandfather, worked in the famous group of folk dances. Even his parents studied music, his mother studied piano, his father studied accordion.
Il baritono straniero Askar Lashkin, ha fatto particolarmente presa sul pubblico, per l’ottima impostazione vocale, per la buona pronuncia e per l’approccio da autentico attore con cui ha affrontato arie celebri di Mozart e Mascagni, dimostrando di coniugare perfettamente l’arte della recitazione e del canto. Ha mostrato di avere oltre al talento preparazione e carisma.