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Troppo, signori… troppo!

We reach the final day of “The Advent of Anna” in anticipation of her first Met Adriana Lecouvreur, to be broadcast tonight at 5:55 PM. Those of the cher public who cannot be present in the theater are invited to join in the discussion here!  Read more »

December bride

As 2018 draws to a close, let’s hear recent Adopt-a-Bench dedicatee Anna Netrebko in a showpiece she has sung throughout her career, Marfa’s Aria from The Tsar’s BrideRead more »

Un avvenir migliore

The year is 2017. To Violetta, a role she sang first in 1994, Anna bids farewell (or—who knows— au revoir?)  Read more »

The lady in question

In 2016, Anna Netrebko takes on her second Wagner role, Elsa in Lohengrin, first in Dresden and then in St. Petersburg.  Read more »


The future Mrs. Yusif Eyvazov sings Il trovatore in 2015.

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Ascendivi a regnar!

Anna boldly leaps forward into her most dramatic role yet: Lady Macbeth at the Bayerische Staatsoper in 2014.

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I’ve written a letter to Dima

Role debut as Tatyana in Eugene Onegin, 2013.

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On the street where you die

(The Board threatened to beat Peter Gelb to death with their lorgnettes or something.)

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