An Evening With The World's Leading Soprano: Anna Netrebko
One of the opera world's most greatly admired divas, Anna Netrebko is a modern day Cinderella. The Russian opera super star rose from humble beginnings as a cleaning lady for the renowned Mariinksy Opera, making her debut with the ensemble in 1993. Since then her voice has blossomed to become one of the most in-demand sopranos of our time, having reached the virtuosic heights of Puccini, Verdi, Tchaikovsky and Wagner amongst others. Don't miss the resplendent songstress as she returns to the Carnegie Hall stage as part of the Great Singers I series.
Accompanied by celebrated Scottish pianist Malcom Martineu OBE, Netrebko will perform a range of highlights from throughout her illustrious career. Her rich, vibrant voice bears a stunning emotional depth and dramatic conviction that brings her performances to life - she's not just singing, but embodying each character and their soaring tragedy or euphoria. An electrifying performer, Netrebko regularly elicits a riot of vocal adoration from her audience long after the curtain comes down.