Social Media Beat (Week 721/-27): Find Out Who Was Rehearsing & Who Celebrated Award Wins

By Francisco Salazar

The world’s greatest opera singers are immersed in a wide range of activities as the summer season hits its apex. Some are on vacation, while others are rigorously rehearsing for upcoming performances.

Anna Netrebko previewed a section from “Aida” on her Instagram. The clip showed Netrebko in the rehearsal room alongside her colleagues and Riccardo Muti conducting. “Aida” opens on August 6th but for right now enjoy this clip:

С маэстро Мути на репетиции Аиды. With maestro Muti rehearing Aida.

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It was an enjoyable week for Michael Fabiano who spent a long time in Italy with his family before returning to New York, where he recently moved.

Lise Lindstrom arrived in Verbier for her performance as Elektra. She showcased the beautiful vistas from her hotel.

Tamara Wilson may be busy in Barcelona with “Il Trovatore” but she still had some time to hang out with friends, including tenor Ben Bliss.

Friends in Barcelona! @evanrogister Synna @mrbenbliss #goodtimes #goodfood #goodpeeps

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Renée Fleming returned to social media to take over the Aspen Music Festival Instagram account, bringing her back to her days a student.

Thomas Hampson celebrated his ECHO KLASSIK win by sharing a picture of the entire cast of “Le Nozze Di Figaro.”

Pretty Yende also celebrated her win at the ECHO KLASSK awards by showcasing her album cover and thanking all her supporters.