Arsen Soghomonyan made his debut as a tenor in March of 2017 as Cavaradossi in
Tosca to great acclaim at the Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Opera
Theatre in Moscow followed by performances of Canio in Pagliacci at the famous
Teatro Degollado in Mexico. Prior to his debut as a tenor, Soghomonyan was the
leading baritone of the Stanislavsky Theatre. He has also appeared as a Guest
Artist at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow.Born in Yerevan in 1983, Soghomonyan
graduated from the Barkhudaryan Music School.
From 2000 to 2006, Soghomonyan studied with R. Hakobyants at the Yerevan Komitas
State Conservatory, during which he made his debut as a baritone in the role of
Fiorello from Il Barbiere di Siviglia with the Armenian National Philharmonic
Orchestra and Maestro Eduard Topchjan.In 2006, Arsen Soghomonyan was awarded the
State Prize of Armenia by the President of the Republic of Armenia. He also won
First Prize at the Pavel Lisitsian International Competition of opera singers in
Vladikavkaz.Additionally, Soghomonyan has been a prizewinner at the Romansiada
International Competition in Moscow, S. Manushko International Competition in
Warsaw, and UNISA International Singing Competition in South Africa.