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Media > The diva’s dilemma, Anna Netrebko speaks out about being called a ‘traitor’ by the Russian media
September 24th, 2010

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The fascinating Mariinsky Theater opera singer Anna Netrebko has decided to halt her application for Austrian citizenship following a wave of criticism in the Russian media questioning the diva’s patriotism and accusing the charming soprano of being a traitor.

Media > Wolf Trap lets audience choose the ending to Mozart’s unfinished opera ‘Zaide’
September 20th, 2010

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Opera endings can be the most difficult things to write. Giacomo Puccini died before finishing “Turandot.” Alban Berg did not complete “Lulu.” Arnold Schoenberg didn’t finish “Moses und Aron.” These works are left enigmatically dangling, or completed and reconstructed by [...] more >>