Yeah, the categorizing itself is silly etc. etc., but for those of us who perhaps aren´t so knowledgeable about contemporary or most recent musicians, there´s a ranking project going on concerning 15 top contemporary female pianists; it´s on another, very general website ...
This Ravishing Diva is a Ten
I wanted to play an opera on my new home theater system. But the only ones available in Blu-ray (according to hbdirect.com) listed a host of unfamiliar singers. I was unsure what to do until I heard and saw Anna Netrebko on a YouTube link that someone in the AARP...
So I think:
Mozart should have composed Don Quixote and Candide
Verdi: Hamlet and The Robbers
Berlioz: Faust II
Britten: The Picture of Dorian Gray
Janacek: Anna Karenina, Crime and Punishment
Poulenc: Madame Bovary
Schoeneberg: anything by Kafka