Aida Garifullina

Who is Aida Garifullina?

Aida is a Russian opera soprano. She was probably the winner of the 2013 Operalia Competition and featured in a number of productions at the Mariinsky Theater, St. Petersburg, and the Wiener Staatsoper. She also has a recording contract with Decca Records.

Early Life of Aida Garifullina

Aida Garifullina was born in Kazan, the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan, on 30 September 1987. Her name of birth is Aida Emilevna Garifullina. Her father’s name is Emil Garifullin, and her mother’s name is Lyalya Garifullina. Her father was a landscape architect, and her mother was a choir director. Her mother was the one who saw Aida’s love for singing. She’s got a sibling, Rem Garifullin. Aida is a Russian-Austrian citizen, but her ethnicity is unknown. Her sign of birth is Libra.

Talking about Aida’s educational history, she attended the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna.

Salary and Net Worth of Aida Garifullina

She’s estimated to have a net worth of about $10 million, and she’s earned that amount of money from her career.

Personal Life of Aida Garifullina

Aida Garifullina started dating Russian tennis player Marat Safin in 2016, but the couple broke up a year later. She is currently single, but she has a daughter named Olivia.

To date, she has maintained a good relationship with all other people in her personal and professional life. And so she didn’t fall under any rumors.

Body Measurement of Aida Garifullina

Aida Garifullina has a height of 5 feet 5 inches and a weight of 54 kg. It also has a measurement of 31-24–34 inches and a bra size of 36B. Aida’s hair color is black, and the size of her shoe is hazel.

Aida Garifullina is active on Facebook and Instagram, with about 53.7K followers on her Facebook page. Around 855K followers on its Instagram channel and 111k subscribers on the Youtube channel.

The Career of Aida Garifullina

Talking about her profession, Aida started her career in 2009, debuting on stage in the production of Mozart’sCosì fan Tutte’ by ‘Conservatoire’ opera students. She was playing ‘Despina,’ the maid, in the production. After graduating in 2011, she performed a duo with Alessandro Safina in Kazan. She also sang at the closing ceremony of the XXVI Summer Universiade in Shenzhen.

Then, a year later, she performed at the XXX Summer Olympics in London. During her time in London, she met Valery Gergiev, general and artistic director of the Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg. She went on to say that hers was the last form and was filled up by her mother. On the first day, she was awarded the highest awards for her performance of ‘Encomia in pieta vesta’ from ‘Bellini’s I Capuleti e I Montecchi.’

On the second day, she sang ‘The Snow Maiden’ of Rimsky-Korsakov, one of her favorites. Although she fell down the stairs of her hotel due to anxiety, she somehow reached the venue on the final day and was finally announced as the winner.

She was also immediately contacted by ‘Decca Records,’ who offered her a contract. She also received an invitation from the Vienna State Opera asking her to join them. Whereas, between 2013 and 2014, she performed in a number of shows alongside José Carreras, Plácido Domingo, and Dmitry Hvorostovsky.

In 2014, she performed at the ‘Rosenblatt Erwägungs’ in London’s ‘Wigmore Hall.’ It was signed by Decca Records’ in 2015. Aida played a number of important roles in Vienna, such as ‘Zerlina,’ ‘Adina,’ ‘Clorinda’ and ‘Musetta.’ Aida also stared as ‘Natasha’ in ‘Mariinsky’s ‘War and Peace’ production of Prokofiev.

In 2017, she released her self-titled album ‘Decca Records.’ The album included 15 songs directed by Cornelius Meister. The album underscored her Tatar origin and her musical taste. She also performed at the opening gala concert of the 2018 ‘FIFA World Cup’ held the day before the opening ceremony.

The Quick Fact of Aida Garifullina

  • Aida is a Russian opera soprano.
  • She was probably the winner of the 2013 Operalia Competition and featured in a number of productions at the Mariinsky Theater, St. Petersburg, and the Wiener Staatsoper.
  • She also has a recording contract with Decca Records.
  • Aida Garifullina was born in Kazan, the capital of the Republic of Tatarstan, on 30 September 1987.
  • On the second day, she sang ‘The Snow Maiden’ of Rimsky-Korsakov, one of her favorites.
  • Although she fell down the stairs of her hotel due to anxiety, she somehow reached the venue on the final day and was finally announced as the winner.
  • She was also immediately contacted by ‘Decca Records,’ who offered her a contract.
  • She also received an invitation from the Vienna State Opera asking her to join them.
  • Whereas, between 2013 and 2014, she performed in a number of shows alongside José Carreras, Plácido Domingo, and Dmitry Hvorostovsky.
  • She also performed at the opening gala concert of the 2018 ‘FIFA World Cup’ held the day before the opening ceremony.