The programme features selected songs by Russian composers Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov and Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. The same programme has been previously sung by Anna Netrebko in recitals at the Rosengarten, Mannheim on 12. August 2009, with Elena Bashkirova at the piano, and at the Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg on 17. August 2009, with Daniel Barenboim at the piano. Anna Netrebko will sing the same programme in her upcoming recitals in Moscow on 23. March 2010 and St. Petersburg on 26. Mar 2010, with Elena Bashkirova at the piano.
The new Anna Netrebko's album "In the Still of Night", which will be released by Deutsche Grammophon on 26. March 2010, was recorded live at the recital given with Daniel Barenboim at the Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg on 17. August 2009.