Anna Netrebko special guest at 78th Vienna Philarmonic Ball

Once a year, the Vienna Musikverein is transformed into an elegant ballroom and provides a stunning backdrop for the Vienna Philharmonic Ball, an event which has been a highlight of this festive season in Vienna for several decades. On January 24, the 78th Ball of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra attracted many illustrious guests from business,…

Jessica Pratt: one evening at Teatro Carlo Felice in Genova

First concert together in Italy for one of the world’s most delightful opera-couple, Jessica Pratt and Michael Spyres. On January 18, at Teatro Carlo Felice in Genova, the couple has performed with a programme that included several Belcanto gems alongside other masterpieces of Verdi and Offenbach. The conductor’s podium was occupied by Andriy Yurkevich. During the evening, the…

Enea Scala as Lord Leicester at Theatre des Champs-Elysees in Maestrami

Considered by the great tenor Chris Merritt one of the most interesting baritenore of his generation, Enea Scala is not only a talented artist but also a handsome and modern young man who loves following fashion. After the great success as Idreno in Rossini’s “Semiramide” at Teatro La Fenice in Venice, the tenor flew to…

Primadonnas and high jewelery: Anna Netrebko

Women love jewels, but primadonnas love them even more! The fairy-tale world of opera is not just about singing, performances, dreams and spotlights, but also about extravagance and wonderful jewels that superstars love to wear during their most important concerts, recitals, photos and public events. A longstanding friend of the Scheufele family, Anna Netrebko has…

Eleonora Buratto: two nights at Teatro San Carlo for Verdi’s Requiem

The Messa da Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi was the main event of the 2018/2019 concert season of the Teatro San Carlo in Naples. On Friday 19 and Saturday 20 October, the Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro di San Carlo conducted by Maestro Juraj Valčuha accompanied prestigious soloists in the Verdi masterpiece: the soprano Eleonora Buratto and…