Lyric soprano Ksenia Antonova started her musical journey at the age of 6 as a part of the children's ensemble Carousel. As a soloist of the ensemble Ksenia performed on many stages and concert venues in Russia and abroad. Ksenia continued her education in Tchaikovsky Academic Music College at the Moscow State Conservatory and later in Brooklyn College Conservatory in New York. In 2014 she was a member of the Opera Studio in Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in Rome under the guidance of a legendary soprano Renata Scotto.
In 2014-2016 Ksenia became a part of the Ensemble at Volgograd State Opera Theater where she has sung Fiordiligi in Cosi fan tutte, Micaela in Carmen , Marfa in Tsar’s Bride (Rimsky-Korsakov), Sonya Gurvich in The dawns here are quiet (Molchanov) and many other roles.
During the past year Ksenia celebrated her debuts with the State Academic Symphony Orchestra "Svetlanov" under the baton of Vladimir Jurowski in Ariadne auf Naxos , Tatarstan National Symphony Orchestra with Alexander Sladkovsky in Iolanta (P.I.Tchaikovsky) and New Opera NYC with David Jackson in Golden Cockerel (Rimsky-Korsakov).
Together with North Star Performing Arts Company Ksenia has toured throughout China in all the major cities including Beijing, Xi’an, Harbin, Shanghai, Guangzhou and others.
In October 2019 Ksenia is coming back to Moscow to sing Wellgunde in Das Rheingold together with Academic Symphony Orchestra “Svetlanov” and Vladimir Jurowski.
Her operatic repertoire includes roles of
Donna Anna (Don Giovanni, Mozart),
Fiordiligi (Cosi Fan Tutte, Mozart),
Iolanta (Iolanta, Tchaikovsky),
Tatyana (Eugene Onegin, Tchaikovsky),
Marfa (Tsar's Bride, Rimsky-Korsakov),
Pannochka (May Night, Rimsky-Korsakov),
Sonya Gurvich (The dawns here are quiet, Molchanov),
Mimi and Musetta (La Boheme, Puccini),
Liu (Turandot, Puccini),
Micaёla( Carmen, Bizet),
Rusalka (Rusalka, Dvořák),
soprano in Stabat Mater (Szymanowski) and Requiem (Dvořák).