Koryakin, Mikhail Mikhaylovich
- Boris Semeonoff
(b Kochetka, Kharkiv province, March 19/31, 1850; d St Petersburg, Jan 18/30, 1897). Russian bass. After completing his studies with Alexandrova-Kochetova at the Moscow Conservatory in 1878, he made successful débuts that year in both Moscow and St Petersburg, remaining at the Mariinsky Theatre until his untimely death at the height of his career. He took part in the premières of important Russian operas, including Thibaut in ...