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17.09.2021 20:00 (CEST)

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Anna Netrebko: Live at the Spanish Riding School

Join Anna Netrebko for a magical concert filmed earlier this year as part of the Met Stars Live in Concert series. An iconic figure in today’s opera world, the Russian soprano is acclaimed worldwide for the beauty and opulence of her voice as well as her captivating stage presence. Against the spectacular backdrop of Vienna’s historic Spanish Riding School, she brings her innate sense of drama to a selection of art songs and opera excerpts in no fewer than five languages. A recital rich in contrasts features settings of poetry about day and night by composers including Debussy, Dvořák, Leoncavallo, Rachmaninov, Rimsky-Korsakov and Richard Strauss. Netrebko is accompanied by pianist Pavel Nebolsin and joined by mezzo Elena Maximova for duets by Offenbach and Tchaikovsky.

Sergei Rachmaninov
Lilacs, Op.21 No.5
Before my window, Op.26 No.10
How fair this spot, Op.21 No.7
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
The lark’s song rings more clearly, Op.43 No.1
Richard Strauss
Morgen!, Op.27 No.4
Claude Debussy
Il pleure dans mon cœur
Gustave Charpentier
Louise: “Depuis le jour”
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
It was in the early spring, Op.38 No.2
Tell me, in the shade of the branches, Op.57 No.1
Ruggero Leoncavallo
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
The Queen of Spades: “Uzh vecher … Oblakov pomerknuli kraya”*
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
The clouds begin to scatter, Op.42 No.3
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Nights of Delirium, Op.60 No.6
Richard Strauss
Die Nacht, Op.10 No.3
Ständchen, Op.17 No.2
Antonín Dvořák
Gypsy Songs: Songs my mother taught me
Sergei Rachmaninov
A Dream, Op.38 No.5
Jacques Offenbach
Les Contes d’Hoffmann: “Belle nuit, ô nuit d’amour” (Barcarolle)*
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Amidst the day, Op.47 No.6

Anna Netrebko soprano
Elena Maximova mezzo-soprano*
Pavel Nebolsin piano

Subtitles: English

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