FILE - The Oct. 11, 2010 file photo shows Edita Gruberova during an interview with The Associated Press in Vienna, Austria. The famed soprano is anything but reticent when it comes to what she wants from her audience _ and what she is prepared to give them. “If the applause lasts less than 20 minutes, it bothers me,” says Gruberova who, at 67 is celebrating the 45th anniversary of her first stage performance on Monday, Feb 18, 2013 with a Vienna performance of “La Straniera.” She describes the day as “a personal gift which I am happy to share with my treasured fans.” (AP Photo/Ronald Zak, file)

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FILE - The Oct. 11, 2010 file photo shows Edita Gruberova during an interview with The Associated Press in Vienna, Austria. The famed soprano is anything but reticent when it comes to what she wants from her audience _ and what she is prepared to give them. “If the applause lasts less than 20 minutes, it bothers me,” says Gruberova who, at 67 is celebrating the 45th anniversary of her first stage performance on Monday, Feb 18, 2013 with a Vienna performance of “La Straniera.” She describes the day as “a personal gift which I am happy to share with my treasured fans.” (AP Photo/Ronald Zak, file)
FILE - The Oct. 11, 2010 file photo shows Edita Gruberova during an interview with The Associated Press in Vienna, Austria. The famed soprano is anything but reticent when it comes to what she wants from her audience _ and what she is prepared to give them. “If the applause lasts less than 20 minutes, it bothers me,” says Gruberova who, at 67 is celebrating the 45th anniversary of her first stage performance on Monday, Feb 18, 2013 with a Vienna performance of “La Straniera.” She describes the day as “a personal gift which I am happy to share with my treasured fans.” (AP Photo/Ronald Zak, file)
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