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  • 16.10.2016 - Yusif Eyvazov and Anna Netrebko reunite as Manon and Des Grieux at Moscow’s Bolshoi Theatre!

  • Yusif Eyvazov and Anna Netrebko reunite as Manon and Des Grieux at Moscow’s Bolshoi Theatre. The production, helmed by Adolf Shapiro and conducted by Jader Bignamini, marks their first staged performance at the famed opera house. Performances take place October 16, 19, and 22. For more information and tickets, click here.

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  • 15.10.2016 - Anna Netrebko: New Recording on Deutsche Grammophon

  • Anna Netrebko’s acclaimed account of Manon Lescaut is available for pre-order in a new recording on Deutsche Grammophon. Captured live at the Salzburger Festspiele earlier this year, the recording of Puccini’s Parisian romance features Anna opposite Yusif Eyvazov as the Chevalier des Grieux with Armando Piña as Lescaut and Marco Armiliato conducting. The full-length recording draws upon the success of Anna’s latest studio...

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  • 14.10.2016 - WFMT broadcasts Lucia di Lammermoor live from Chicago starring Piotr Beczala

  • Opening on Saturday, October 15, the premiere of Lyric Opera of Chicago’s Lucia di Lammermoor, starring Piotr Beczala as Edgardo, will be broadcast live on WFMT. Donizetti’s Scottish tragedy features Piotr in one of his signature roles, opposite Albina Shagimuratova as the title heroine with Quinn Kelsey as Enrico, Adrian Sâmpetrean as Raimondo, and Enrique Mazzola conducting. The broadcast begins at 7:15 p.m. local time (CDT) and is hosted...

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  • 14.10.2016 - Sondra Radvanovsky: "World Class Soprano Nails Norma"--NOW

  • "Sondra Radvanovsky's spectacular turn as the Druid high priestess plays to her considerable strengths: commanding presence, fiery dramatic intelligence and jaw-dropping vocal agility and accuracy. What she demonstrates here in a way she hasn't before in her previous outings with the Canadian Opera Company is an aching vulnerability, captured in several floating pianissimos. When these show up, often in the midst of passionate outcries of vengeance and...

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  • 12.10.2016 - In Review: Kate Lindsey in 'Cosi fan tutte' at the Royal Opera House--Opera News

  • "Dorabella’s “Smanie implacabili” was played for real, to dark effect, with pulpy mezzo tone from Kate Lindsey." For the complete article, click here.

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  • 11.10.2016 - Yusif Eyvazov in Trio Magnifico to appear April 25 in The Ultimate Opera Gala--The Toronto Star

  • "Composed of Netrebko...tenor Yusif Eyvazov, and Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Trio Magnifico is to appear April 25 in The Ultimate Opera Gala, a presentation of the Canadian Opera Company and Show One Productions. Italian conductor Jader Bignamini is to lead the COC Orchestra. Netrebko has earned worldwide acclaim since her Salzburg Festival debut in 2002 and has appeared with nearly all the world’s great opera companies, the COC said in a news...

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