Anna Netrebko

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Anna Netrebko
Anna Netrebko - Romy 2013 a.jpg
Anna Netrebko at Romy awards in 2013
(Hofburg Palace in Vienna)
Born (1971-09-18) 18 September 1971 (age 48)
Krasnodar, Soviet Union
OccupationOpera singer (soprano)
Years active1993–present
TitlePeople's Artist of Russia (2008)
AwardsState Prize of the Russian Federation

Anna Netrebko (born 18 September 1971) is a Russian operatic soprano. She was the People's Artist of Russia (2008).

Life and career[change | change source]

Born in Krasnodar, USSR, she graduated from The Saint Petersburg Conservatory.

Recognition and awards[change | change source]

In 2004, she was awarded the State Prize of the Russian Federation.[1]

Time magazine added her to their TIME 100 list in 2007.[2]

She was recognised by the journal Musical America as "a genuine superstar for the 21st century". They also named her Musician of the Year for 2008.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 28 May 2008. Retrieved 24 July 2017. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. Porterfield, Christopher (3 May 2007). "Anna Netrebko". Time. Archived from the original on 13 January 2008. Retrieved 24 July 2017. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  3. Elliott, Susan (6 November 2007). "Musical America Announces 2008 Awards". Musical America. Retrieved 24 July 2017.

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