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Latest News: Classical, Joyce DiDonato (Mezzo-Soprano)

 Recording of the Week, Mozart's La clemenza di Tito from Yannick Nézet-Séguin

by Katherine Cooper

Marina Rebeka and Joyce DiDonato strike sparks off one another as Vitellia and Sesto in a terrific new recording of Mozart's final opera, with Rolando Villazón as the idealistic emperor against whom they conspire.

 Recording of the Week, John Nelson conducts Les Troyens

by Katherine Cooper

Joyce DiDonato and Michael Spyres triumph as the doomed lovers in Berlioz's Classical epic, recorded live in Strasbourg earlier this year.

 Interview, Joyce DiDonato on 'In War and Peace'

by Katherine Cooper

The great American mezzo answers our questions, on camera, about her 'most personal project to date'.

 Video Interview, Joyce DiDonato on 'In War and Peace'

by Katherine Cooper

The great American mezzo answers our questions about her 'most personal project to date'.

 Interview, Joyce DiDonato

by Katherine Cooper

The great American mezzo talks to Katherine about her new recital-disc with Tony Pappano from the Wigmore Hall.

 Recording of the Week, Joyce DiDonato sings bel canto arias

by Katherine Cooper

Katherine listens to Joyce DiDonato's Stella di Napoli, which explores the Neapolitan school of bel canto opera arias.

 Interview, Joyce DiDonato on Maria Stuarda

by Katherine Cooper

Joyce DiDonato talks to Katherine about the challenges of bringing Donizetti's Stuart queen to life.

 Recording of the Week, Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia and Joyce DiDonato

by Chris O'Reilly

The American mezzo sings an astonishing Rosina from a wheelchair after breaking her ankle on the opening night of Covent Garden’s production, with Juan Diego Flórez as her suitor Count Almaviva and Pietro Spagnoli as the eponymous Spanish barber.