Lubomir Dyakovsky

Creative Biography

Lyubomir Dyakovski graduated from the Vocal Faculty of the Pancho Vladigerov National Academy of Music in Sofia and debuted in the role of Ernesto in the opera “Don Pasquale.”

He has performed on all opera stages in Bulgaria. In his repertoire, he has over 50 roles, performing the principal tenor parts in the following operas: “Lucia di Lammermoor”, “The Pearl Fishers”, “La Bohème”, “Rigoletto”, “La Traviata”, “Eugene Onegin”, “Tosca”, “Faust”, “The Magic Flute”, “Madama Butterfly”, and others. The role that brought him the most acclaim is the Astrologer in the opera “The Golden Cockerel” by Rimsky-Korsakov, which he performs in a French-Japanese coproduction at the Parisian “Châtelet” theatre and the “Kabuki” theatre. He also performs the same role on the stage of the Sofia Opera under the direction of Vili Tsankov and conductor Dimitar Manolov.

L. Dyakovsky sings tenor solos in over 30 cantatas, oratorios, and requiems with the leading Bulgarian choirs and symphony orchestras, including the Vienna Boys’ Choir and the Choir of Radio and Television Zagreb. Among them are works by Bach, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Rossini, Schubert, Verdi, Puccini, Berlioz, Mahler, and others. He has participated in one of Europe’s most prestigious music festivals – the Dubrovnik Festival.

In Bulgaria, L. Dyakovsky participates in the most prestigious music events: Sofia Music Weeks, Marten Days, Varna Summer, Winter Evenings in Plovdiv, etc. His ten-year collaboration with Dobrin Petkov establishes him as a creator, responsible, demanding, and tolerant towards music and those who create it. In search of style, beauty, and perfection of sound. He is also the only opera singer who has released an opera album with the Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Dobrin Petkov, performing and recording some of the most challenging and rarely performed works such as the “St. Matthew Passion” by J. S. Bach, G. Mahler’s “Songs of the Earth”, Mendelssohn’s “Faust Scenes”, and the Requiems by Mozart and Verdi.

Lubomir Dyakovski has performed in over 5,000 concerts on stages such as: Musikverein and Konzerthaus Vienna, Théâtre des Champs-Élysées Paris, Konzerthaus Berlin, Tchaikovsky Hall Moscow, The halls of the Berlin, Munich, Cologne, and Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestras, Lincoln Center New York Cathedrals St. Stephen’s in Vienna, St. Michael’s in Hamburg, Saint-Germain-des-Prés in Paris, London, Amsterdam, Madrid, Luxembourg, Frankfurt am Main, Zurich, Geneva, Mexico, etc.

He has mainly been singing in Austria, Germany, and Switzerland in recent years.

He is one of the founders of the Pleven Opera.

He is a soloist with the “Great Don Cossacks”.

Manager and soloist of The Three Slavic Tenors.

He organises and participates in dozens of charitable initiatives both domestically and internationally.

Honorary citizen of the city of Pleven.

Honorary citizen of the town of Dupnitsa.