Anna Netrebko is one of my favorite soprano. In this recording we hear her in the role of Manon.
Puccini: Manon Lescaut
Principal performers are Anna Netrebko (Manon Lescaut), Yusif Eyvazov (Des Grieux), Armando Piña (Lescaut), Carlos Chausson (Geronte), and Benjamin Bernheim (Edmondo) with the Münchner Rundfunkorchester, Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor, Marco Armiliato conducting.
This recording was done Live from Salzburg!
This outstanding concert performance of Manon Lescaut with Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov was the absolute highlight of the 2016’s Salzburg Festival.
Ms. Netrebko fascinated the audience with the perfection of her exceptional voice, her unrivaled interpretation and her devotion to this very part – she is the Manon Lescaut of our time.
Here is Ms. Netrebko in Manon Lescaut: