(Born 18 September 1971)
Anna Netrebko is an operatic soprano with a rich beautiful soprano voice. Born in Russia, she now enjoys a huge international operatic career and is based in Vienna.
She holds dual Russian and Austrian citizenship and currently resides in Vienna with her husband, baritone opera singer, Erwin Schrott.
Anna Netrebko is frequently referrred to as "La Bellissima" among her hordes of fans.
She starred in an award winning, filmed, Salzburg production of "La Traviata" with Spanish tenor Ronaldo Villazon directed by Willy Decker and in 2009 she was the star of the Metropolitan HD broadcast of "Lucia Di Lammeroor". Both are available on DVD.
She continues to perform today in some of the most prestigious houses in the world and she is in much demand as she continues to add new roles to her repertoire.