Netrebko’s “Anna Bolena”
If you like Bel Canto opera, then you may wish to explore this recording. The music of Donizetti represents a terrifically difficult role for any singer, and Anna Netrebko’s performances at New York’s Metropolitan Opera were sold out. Now we have this recording where she does this same Donizetti opera with the Vienna State Opera.
• Music Composed by: Gaetano Donizetti
• The singers are: Anna Netrebko, Elina Garanca, Ildebrando D’Arcangelo, Francesco Meli, Elisabeth Kulman
Here is Anna Netrebko singing “Coppia Iniqua” from Donizetti’s Anna Bolena on 5.4.2011, at the Wiener Staatsoper
Watch now as Ms. Netrebko talks about her views of this role:
And finally, here is another section of Donizetti’s “ANNA BOLENA” live from the Wiener Staatsoper, from the 5.4.2011 performance, with Anna Netrebko, Giovanna Seymour, and Elina Garanca
Tags: Anna Netrebko, Anna Bolena, Gaetano Donizetti, Vienna Opera, Wiener Staatsoper