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Once Moravian, with feeling

New Yorkers hungry for an appearance by Karita Mattila (absent from the Met this season) will want to take a look at the Bayerische Staatsoper’s live webcast of Jenufa on Saturday afternoon. The diva is joined by Gabriele Schnaut and Stefan Margita for the Janacek tragedy, beginning at 1:00 PM EST.

52 comments

  • Quanto Painy Fakor says:

    Netrebko complete Rosina

    • kashania says:

      It’s amazing how much Netrebko’s voice has changed. She hardly sounds like the same singer. (Her “Una voce poca fa” start at 39 minutes).

      • Bianca Castafiore says:

        What the hell did she do to her voice? How did she darken and thicken it so much that I can’t stand it? I want the old Netrebko back.