Hovhannes Ayvazyan won the prestigious President's Prize of the Republic of Armenia (2009), First prize in the G. Gasparyan Opera Competition (2008) and the Grand Prix in the international Russian festival Vivat Pobeda
held in Moscow (2005, 2006). He is a Principal Soloist of Yerevan State Opera and Ballet Theatre (Armenia)
Hovhannes Ayvazyan is a Guest Soloist of Mariinsky Theatre, Bolshoi Theatre, The New Opera Moscow Theatre, Tatar State Opera and Ballet Theatre (Kazan).
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Hovhannes Ayvazyan was born on March 3, 1983 in Armenia.
Since 2008 Hovhannes performs at the Yerevan State Opera and Ballet Theatre where he currently is the leading soloist.
2006 - 2011 – The Komitas State Conservatory in Yerevan (class of S.Danelian)
2007 – T.Sazandaryan Republican Opera Competition. Yerevan, Armenia – II prize
2008 – G.Gasparyan Opera Competition. Yerevan, Armenia – I prize
In June 2012 Hovhannes will take part in Placido Domingo OPERALIA Competition in Beijing
2005, 2006 – International All-Russian Vivat-Pobeda
Festival. Moscow, Russia – I prize
2009 – St-Petersburg Conservatory Week. Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2009 – Prize of the President of the Republic of Armenia
Since 2010 Hovhannes Ayvazyan has performed frequently with the Opera Belcanto
of South Simcoe in Toronto, Canada (Turiddu in Mascagni’s Cavalleria Rusticana
and Cavaradossi in Puccini’s Tosca
In 2013 Hovhannes Ayvazyan performed Manrico in “Il Trovatore” in Moscow theatre “Novaya opera”
and participated in Gala concert with Anna Netrebko
“Verdi gala” at the new stage of Mariinsky Theatre
Also in 2013 Hovhannes Ayvazyan performed Cavaradossi in “Tosca”at Mariinsky Theatre and Manrico in “Il Trovatore” (including the opening performance with Anna Netrebko).
In October 2013 Hovhannes Ayvazyan performed Cavaradossi in opera “Tosca” in Bolshoi Theatre.
January-February 2014 – Mariinsky Theatre. Manrico in “Il Trovatore” by Verdi.
February 2014 – Tatar State Opera and Ballet Theatre (Kazan). Shalyapin International Opera Festival. Radames in “Aida” by Verdi.
9 May 2014 – Hovhannes Ayvazyan performed as Manrico at the closing of Easter Festival by Valery Gergiev
in the Big Hall of Moscow State Conservatoire
November 27, 2014 - Chuvash State Opera and Ballet Theatre. Cavaradossi in the opera “Tosca”.
December 1, 2014 - Mariinsky Theatre. Don Carlos in the opera “Don Carlos” by Verdi.
March 8, 2015 - Opening of the 53rd International Music Festival “The World. Epoch. Names ... ”. Ulyanovsk house music. Don Jose in the opera “Carmen” by Bizet.
March 10, 2015 - The Bolshoi Theatre of Belarus. Cavaradossi in the opera “Tosca” by Puccini.
Bizet. Carmen — Don Jose
Leoncavallo. Pagliacci — Canio
Mascagni. Cavalleria rusticana — Turiddu
Puccini. Madama Batterfly — Pinkerton
Puccini. Il Tabarro — Luigi
Puccini. Tosca — Cavaradossi
Tchaikovsky. Eugene Onegin — Lensky
Verdi. Aida — Radames
Verdi. Don Carlos – Don Carlos
Verdi. Rigoletto — Duke of Mantua
Verdi. La Traviata — Alfredî
Verdi. Il trovatore — Manrico