Let’s try this again. Here’s a tease of Anna Netrebko‘s “In questa reggia,” this one totally legitimate and provided by DGG. Read more »
“Noch nicht fertig ist das Kleid für Anna Netrebko, das sie in der konzertanten Aufführung als Manon Lescaut tragen wird. 36.000 Swarovski-Steine werden dort aufgebracht.” [ORF]
Lincoln Center’s Great Performers presents Diana Damrau on Saturday, December 10th, joined by Xavier de Maistre on harp, performing works by Debussy, Strauss, Fauré, and more. A regular at the Met Opera, Damrau has been called “a soprano of matchless intelligence” (Guardian).
“One of the greatest proponents of the German lied tradition” (New York Times), baritone Christian Gerhaher performs an all-Mahler program on Saturday, December 17th, featuring Gerold Huber on piano. The Telegraph calls him “the most moving singer in the world.”
Both performances are at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall.
Anna gets veristic, both in the recent past and the not-too-distant future. Read more »
La Cieca has the whole thing for you to listen to, cher public, as recorded Sunday afternoon.
Cher public, you knew La Cieca would come through for you, didn’t you? So hurry past the jump and give a listen.
“Due to Anna Netrebko’s recent decision not to add the title role in Bellini’s Norma to her repertory…”
Anna Netrebko has withdrawn from the Met’s Norma scheduled for opening night 2017
Here’s an extended clip of what the recent concert tour by Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov sounded like.