Cher Public

Strange music

Sempiternal soprano Edita Gruberova celebrates her “45th stage anniversary” tomorrow, Monday February 18 with a performance of Alaide in Bellini’s La Straniera live from the Vienna Musikverein. The event will be webcast live on starting at 1:30 PM New York time.

This date is exactly 45 years to the day since Gruberova made her stage debut as Rosina at the National Theater in Bratislava. Alaide is her most recently added new role. The cast, conducted by Pietro Rizzi, also includes Sonia Ganassi, Jose Bros, and Paolo Gavanelli, In honor of this remarkable career milestone, La Cieca will host a special chat on Monday afternoon.

  • Archaeopteryx

    Yeah -- the stream is now only until March 1th:

    Part one here:

    Enjoy! :D

    • Quanto Painy Fakor

      and Part two is here:

    • Camille

      Bless you both and thank you with all my heart!! This makes my day. This and Die Frau are two great gifts to me this week and I am very grateful.

      Thanks a million times again!
      Lover of Bellini’s La Straniera