Wiener Opernball 2017

As it happens every year since 1877, the Wiener Staatsoper is turned into a huge ballroom to host the most important debutante ball of the Viennese carnival. The glamourous event took place on February 23th, attended by European high society, along with directors, actors, politicians and entrepreneurs. The young debutantes from all over the world…

Wiener Philharmonikerball 2017

The Wiener-Ball season experienced its first glamorous highlight on January 19 evening. The Viennese Philharmonic enchanted the guests of their house with the 76th Ball “Past. Presence. Future”, a typical mix of noble tradition and lively life-joy. More than 100 dance couples opened the evening with the waltz “Die Schönbrunner” by Joseph Lanner, as well as…

Opera stars, perfumes and suggestions: Anna Netrebko

For a long time I asked myself what were Anna Netrebko’s favourite perfumes. Finally the opera-superstar satisfied me with a photo on Instagram! Mirko Buffini is an Italian niche fragrance house founded by entrepreneur Mirko Buffini in Firenze on 2010. Klito’ was launched in 2014. It is a Oriental floral fragrance for women and men. Top notes…

Anna Netrebko author’s tea set “Aida”

Yesterday the operastar Anna Netrebko held a gala evening at Palais Rasumofsky in Vienna where she presented her author’s tea set “Aida” in collaboration with Imperial Porcelain. During the evening, a charity auction took place with a unique pre-series sample of the tea set as a lot. The money raised from the auction will be given…

Parade of stars at the Richard Tucker Gala 2016

On October 30th the Carnegie Hall in New York hosted the Richard Tucker Music Foundation Gala. The concert, conducted by Asher Fisch, was attended by many opera stars. Many of the attendees were previously awarded by the Tucker Foundation – Joyce DiDonato, Renée Fleming, Lawrence Brownlee, Jamie Barton and the winner of the 2016 Richard…

Anna Netrebko at Echo Klassik 2016

Among the international stars of classical music, Anna Netrebko couldn’t miss!  Also this year, the opera superstar was awarded with Echo Klassik as Singer of the Year 2016. For the red carpet at the Konzerthaus in Berlin, the Russian soprano wore a special creation of one of her favorite designers Irina Vitjaz. An outfit with a long flute…

Anna Netrebko and “Aria Evening” in Budapest

First concert in Hungary for the world’s most delightful opera-couple, Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov her Azerbaijani husband. On September 29, at the Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, the couple has performed with a programme that included several Puccini gems alongside other masterpieces of opera verista. In addition to the irrepressible melodies of Boito, Cilea, Giordani, Leoncavallo, Mascagni and…

Anna shines in Salzburg with Swarovski

Some costumes in this year’s Salzburger Festspiele are very special because they are covered with countless crystals by Swarovski. On August 1, during Puccini’s Manon Lescaut in concert version, Anna wore a gown designed by Jan Meier, costume designer at this year’s Festspiele.  The illusion bateau neckline bodice has a sweetheart lining and chic cap…

Anna and Yusif: return to Salzburg

One more summer in Salzburg for Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov! The golden couple of Opera will be busy in Puccini’s Manon Lescaut performances from August 1. On the first day of their arrival, the couple went for a walk through the streets of Salzburg … both in very summer outfits! The primadonna Anna wore a…

Anna Netrebko in Berlin: a summary

In the first part of July, the opera-superstar Anna Netrebko and her husband Yusif Eyvazov were busy in the performances of Verdi’s Il Trovatore at Staatsoper in Berlin. In this time the diva showed off several new outfits. Operafashion makes a summary! On July 3,  Anna and her son Tiago were at Zoo in Berlin. The soprano…

Red Ribbon Celebration Concert 2016

The Life Ball, one of the world’s biggest AIDS charity events, is taking a creative break in 2016. Nevertheless, the Red Ribbon Celebration Concert, which has been a fixed component of the Life Ball weekend, was held this year as usual. Vienna’s Burgtheater decked out in Red Ribbons for the fifth time on June 10….

Anna and Yusif: benefit concert for autism

On  April 26, in the Great Hall of the Musikverein in Wien, took place the benefit concert All for Autism, in favor of the organization of Austrian autistic help. With the appeal Free autistic out of isolation, renowned artists attended the “crossover” concert: the opera singer Annely Peebo, the Austrian violinist Lidia, the famous German actor…