Gennady Akhmedov was born in Abakan. He began to study singing with L. Tretyakov. In 2008 he graduated from Belgorod Orthodox Seminary after majoring in Theology.
During his studies he sang in the pontifical choir and took singing lessons from S. Ovchinnikov, a teacher at the Belgorod Music College. He subsequently decided to study opera singing professionally. In 2015 he graduated from the solo singing faculty of the Far Eastern State Academy of Arts having studied with Associate Professor Elena Glushenko.
Since 2013 he has been a soloist of the Primorsky Opera and Ballet Theatre. In 2016 he became a soloist of the Primorsky Stage of the Mariinsky Theatre.
Repertoire at the Primorsky Stage of the Mariinsky Theatre includes:
Papageno (Die Zauberflöte, W.-А. Mozart)
Pan Golova (Christmas Eve, N. Rimsky-Korsakov)
Messenger, Second Shipman (The Tale of the Tsar Saltan, N. Rimsky-Korsakov)
Sacristan (Tosca, G. Puccini)
Marullo (Rigoletto, G. Verdi)
Barone Douphol (La Traviata, G. Verdi)
Moralès, Dancaïro (Carmen, G. Bizet)
Farfarello (The Love for Three Oranges, S. Prokofiev)
A Captain, Zaretsky (Eugene Onegin, P. Tchaikovsky)
Repertoire also includes: Ibn Hakia (Iolanta, P. Tchaikovsky), Potapych, The Director (The Gambler, S. Prokofiev), Venetian Guest (Sadko, N. Rimsky-Korsakov), Andrei Schelkalov (Boris Godunov, M. Musorgsky), Ben (The Telephone, G. Menotti).
The singer’s chamber repertoire includes Tariverdiev vocal cycle on poems by V. Mayakovsky.