Ukrainian bass Ievgen Orlov makes his first LA Opera appearances as Loredano in The Two Foscari and the Commendatore in Don Giovanni. Since 2006 he has been a soloist at the Ukrainian National Opera. He was a winner of the Operalia competition in 2010. He recently performed King Phillip II in Don Carlo in Seville and the High Priest in Nabucco at the Peralada Festival. Current and future projects include Ramfis in Aida and the Commendatore at the Metropolitan Opera.