Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov enchant Teatro alla Scala

Giordano’s masterpiece, Andrea Chénier – which made its début at La Scala in 1896 – has not graced the theatre’s stage since 1985 but this year, on December 7th, the Musical Director Riccardo Chailly will once again take the lead, continuing his historic revival of the vast Italian repertoire. In the lead role, Yusif Eyvazov debuts alongside…

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…

Anna and Yusif just married! (part 1)

What to write on the Opera-year marriage that has not already been said and commented?  Then only photo of the happy newlyweds!!!!! Ah! Anna Netrebko’s brindal gown was created for her by her favourite designer Irina Vitjaz while jewelry and wedding rings are by Chopard. Yusif Eyvazov worn an Maximilian Mucska Tailors suit and shimmering coat. Photo: Super,…

Anna Netrebko: magic night in Milan and Forli, Italy

Giovanna d’Arco by Giuseppe Verdi was back at Teatro alla Scala in Milan for the first time in 150 years, in a new production to open the season. This first night, “La prima”, is always held on 7 December, feast day of Saint Ambrose, patron saint of the city. For the first time, Riccardo Chailly,…

Metropolitan Opera Opening Night Gala 2015

The Metropolitan Opera hosted its opening night gala on September 21. This year’s performance of Verdi’s Otello with Aleksandrs Antonenko as Otello and Sonya Yoncheva as Desdemona was preceded by a cocktail party and followed with a cast dinner in Damrosch Park, which had been designed to resemble the glass house sets seen in the production….