Alexander Goikhman

Alexander Goikhman

Laureaute of the All-Russian Contest in Astrakhan 
• Award winner of the International Contest ‘Cup of the North’ (Cherepovets) 
• Award winner of the Government of St. Petersburg in the field of literature, art and architecture in the nomination 'Theatrical art' for the play 'October ..17'

Alexander Goikhman was born in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. He graduated from the faculty of folk instruments, button accordion of the Krasnoyarsk State University (class of professor S.F. Nayko). He is also an alumnus of Opera and Symphony faculty M.I.Glinka Novosibirsk State Conservatory (doctorate in the class of professor A.M.Katz) 

From 1995 until 1997 was a prompter and conductor's assistant in Novosibirsk Opera and Ballet Theatre 
In 1997-1998 was carrying out the military service and he was a member of a brass band 
From 1998 until 2000 was a conductor in Novosibirsk Theatre of Musical Comedy 
In 2000-2001 was a conductor of the symphony orchestra at Barnaul Philharmonic 
From 2001-2006 was a conductor in Novosibirsk Theatre of Musical Comedy
In 2006-2008 was a conductor in the Perm Tchaikovsky Opera and Ballet Theatre 
Since 2008 Alexander Goikhman is a conductor in the State Chamber Music Theatre ‘St.Petersburg Opera’ 
Since 2017 is a Guest Conductor in Chelyabinsk State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre named after Glinka 

As a production conductor Alexander Goikhman has worked on the following plays: 
'Krechinsky's Wedding' by A.Kolker, 'Balzaminov's Marriage' by A.Kulygin in Novosibirsk Theatre of Musical Comedy 
'Die Zirkusprinzessin' by E.Kalman in Rostov Musical Theatre 
'Die Fledermaus' by J.Strauss in Sverdlovsk Academic Theatre of Operetta
'Sadko' by N.Rimsky-Korsakov in Buryat State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre 
'Eugene Onegin' by P.Tchaikovsky, 'Le nozze di Figaro' by W.A.Mozart in Opera Studio of M.I.Glinka Novosibirsk State Conservatory 
'Il Campanello' by G.Donizetti, 'Monsier Choufleuri restera chez lui' by J.Offenbach in Irkutsk Musical Theatre 
'Il barbiere di Siviglia' by G.Rossini in Kemerovo Musical Theatre 
'Traviata' by G.Verdi in the Tchaikovsky Perm Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet 

Productions in the Chamber Music Theatre 'St.Petersburg Opera':
'Pagliacci' by R.Leoncavallo 
'La bohème' by G.Puccini 
‘Betrothal in a Monastery’ by S.Prokofiev 
‘Cavalleria Rusticana’ by P.Mascagni 
‘L'elisir d'amore’ by G.Donizetti 
'Il barbiere di Siviglia' by G.Rossini 
'Not Only Love' by R.Schedrin 
'October' by V.Muradeli 
'Les Cloches de Corneville' by R.Planquette 
‘Die Csárdásfürstin’ by E.Kalman 

Participation in productions:
'Mazepa', 'Iolanta' by P.Tchakovsky 
‘Le Corsaire’ by A.Adam 
‘Orfeo’ by C.Monteverdi 

Repertoire of Alexander Goikhman consists of following Оperas:
'Not Only Love' by R.Shchedrin 
'Cavalleria Rusticana' by P.Mascagni 
'Boris Godunov' by M.Musorgsky 
'The Snow Maiden’ and ‘Sadko’ by N.Rimsky-Korsakov 
'Eugene Onegin', 'Iolanta', 'Mazepa', ‘The Queen of Spades’ by P.Tchaikovsky
‘The Gambler’ by D.Shostakovich
'Carmen' by G.Bizet 
'Rigoletto' and 'Traviata' by G.Verdi 
‘Il Campanello’, ‘Lucia di Lammermoor’, ‘L'elisir d'amore’ and ‘Pietro Il Grande Zar di Tutte le Russie’ by G.Donizetti 
'Pagliacci' by R.Leoncavallo 
'Orfeo' by C.Monteverdi 
‘Don Giovanni ossia Il dissoluto punito’, ‘Le nozze di Figaro’ by W.A.Mozart
'Tosca', 'Madama Butterfly', 'La bohème' by G.Puccini 
'Il barbiere di Siviglia' by G.Rossini 
‘Il matrimonio segreto’ by D.Cimarosa 
‘The Twilight Nights’ by Y.Boutsko 
'Les Cloches de Corneville' by R.Planquette 
'Die Fledermaus' by J.Strauss 

Ballets: 
‘Le Corsaire’ by A.Adam 
'Don Quixote' by L.Minkus 
'La Halte de cavalerie' by J.Armsheimer 
'La Sylphide' by H.Lovenskiold 
‘The Nutcracker’ by P.Tchaikovsky 
‘The Tale of the Priest and His Worker Balda’ by D.Shostakovich 
Balanchine’s ballets to the music of P. Tchaikovsky ‘Serenade’, ‘Ballet Imperial’ 

Alexander Goikhman was a production conductor of the play 'Some like it hot' and it was awarded the 'Golden Sofit' in the nomination 'The Best Operetta & Musical’ in 2004. 

Alexandr Goikhman performed symphony concerts in Philarmonics of following Russian cities such as Kislovodsk, Vladivostok, Barnaul, Khabarovsk, Tambov, Tomsk.