Anna Netrebko

Biography

Anna Netrebko at the Classical Brits 2008

Described as 'Audrey Hepburn with a voice', Anna Netrebko's beautiful, dark and distinctive sound, coupled with her elegant and alluring stage presence have won her both popular and critical acclaim worldwide.

Life and Music

  • Anna has confirmed her status as one of opera’s most important stars, performing with leading orchestras in opera houses around the world.
  • In 2003 Anna was named Opernwelt's Female Singer of the Year.
  • In 2002, she became an exclusive recording artist with Deutsche Grammophon and released her first solo album a year later to critical acclaim, including Editor’s Choice Awards in Gramophone Magazine and Opera News.
  • Her now extensive discography includes solo albums, complete opera recordings, and DVDs. Her solo discs have all been bestsellers, as have her full-length opera recordings La Traviata, Le Nozze di Figaro, La Bohème, and I Capuleti e i Montecchi.

Did you know?
Not surprisingly, Anna’s beauty has attracted as much attention as her voice. She has appeared on the pages of several fashion magazines, including Vogue, Elle, Vanity Fair, W Magazine, Harpers & Queen and Inquire to name a few.

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Music

Tchaik 5 La Bohème: Giacomo Puccini's opera in two minutes

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Guides

Anna Nebrebko Anna Netrebko: Living The Dream

At the peak of her powers, free to choose what she records, engaged to one of the world’s most exciting singers and expecting her first baby, Anna Netrebko tells Classic FM that life has never felt so good.

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