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Anna on the Hill

According to a scan posted on Anna Netrebko‘s Instagram, the diva has received a contract from the Bayreuth Festival. Presumably her performances there will be in the summer of 2019 as Elsa in a revival of Yuval Sharon‘s production of Lohengrin conducted by Christian ThielemannRead more »

The once and future queen

In addition to her first Met Aida performances next season, forthcoming projects for the one and only Anna Netrebko just keep gushing out.  Read more »

Nile, see you in my dreams

A spokesman for Anna Netrebko informs parterre box that the diva is scheduled to sing Aïda at the Met during the 2018-2019 season in the existing production by Sonja Frisell. She will reprise the role in 2020-2021 in a new production of the Verdi opera by a director TBA, conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin.   Read more »

Vedrai, piccolo amor

Good news, Puccini fans!

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Broadcast: Aïda

Listening and discussion of the new Salzburg Festival Aïda, featuring Anna Netrebko in her role debut as the titular princess in captivity.

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Who (if anyone) wore it better?

Shirley Verrett in 1973 or Anna Netrebko on Sunday?

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“A. Netrebko Sings Oltrano”

Overhearing preparations for the Salzburg Aïda.

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Scostatevi, profani!

Not only is Anna Netrebko great, I am beginning to think there was never anyone greater.

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