05 July 2009 at 08:23 AM. I really did think he was going to do an encore :(, Posted by: Kansas-born Joyce DiDonato entrances audiences and critics across the globe in operas ranging from Mozart and Handel to Rossini, Donizetti, Berlioz and Heggie. Talk about a trouper! Antonio Pappano. The American mezzo-soprano’s album Songplay unites extraordinary musicians from the varied worlds of opera, jazz and tango in the pure pleasure of improvisation, experimentation and exchange. 06 July 2009 at 08:03 PM. 05 July 2009 at 12:28 AM. “Sing for Today” features DiDonato‘s response to current events and global concerns, through the lens of song and conversation. Dance Dance - Featured Music Music - Featured. Posted by: Joyce DiDonato & National Youth Orchestra o.l.v. This is an incredibly painful injury - a friend of mine recently suffered the same break and nearly passed out with the pain before the ambulance arrived (and had difficulty even sitting comfortably in her ROH seat two weeks after the event). We all like a little drama, don't we? A trouper to the core, she will use a wheelchair for Tuesday night’s performance. 05 July 2009 at 12:11 PM. Okay - broken fibia...ouch x 1000 - for this alone she should be given tenure at CG for the rest of her career... Posted by: Op naar de toorn van operavorstinnen Orontea, Berenice en Ottavia, die we eerder ontmoetten op haar cd Drama queens. 05 July 2009 at 12:50 AM. 05 July 2009 at 11:34 PM. Believe it or not, when Bartolo asks "Cos'e' stato?" View Joyce DiDonato's profile on Operabase, the reference for opera performances around the world. JDF was .... choose any superlative here.....Spagnoli didn't look a finta (finto?) Plus dizzying Gerald Barry and a powerful Martinů rarity Published: 28 Sep 2019 A. HASSE: Aria de Cleopatra "Morte col Fiero aspetto"d’ Antonio e Cleopatra G. F. HANDEL: Ària de Cleopatra "É Pur così in un giorno / Piangerò la sorte mia" de Giulio Cesare G. GIORDANI: Caro mio ben - Arranj. Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato opens up a colourful selection of music from the inside - revealing familiar and unfamiliar works in a new light. Hal | The Official Facebook Fan Page for Multiple Grammy Award winning Mezzo-Soprano Joyce DiDonato Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato performed a concert full of evocative imagination. Hal | Joyce DiDonato, Il complesso barocco o.l.v. The story of Ms. DiDonato’s heroic resolve has been buzzing on the Web, including her own blog, Yankee Diva (yankeediva.blogspot.com), which is full of self-deprecating jokes; rueful regrets about three weeks of rehearsals down the drain; tributes to fellow cast members, including Juan Diego Flórez, her Count Almaviva; and, increasingly, well-wishes from opera buffs. Joyce DiDonato announced as Primephonic’s official Artist Ambassador Aug 03 2020 Recitals with Carrie-Ann Matheson in Spain Jul 11 2020 The Metropolitan Opera hosts Pay-Per-View Online Series Jul 03 2020 Digital Artist Residency with the University of Michigan. Performers. Kenderina | Posted by: And JDF pulls out of the 13th because it's too close to the live relay on the 15th. HairMan | She hauled herself up and carried on singing, but it was clear from her limp that all was not well, and her next appearance was with a walking stick, still limping. Princeton University Concerts and the University Musical Society of the University of Michigan have released the first installment of a new digital initiative, conceived by Joyce DiDonato. I wonder. “It was very delicate. 2,395 talking about this. markeastlondon | More details - and photos - from Joyce herself on her blog. Recalling the moment of the accident, Elaine Padmore, the director of opera at Covent Garden, said in a telephone interview on Tuesday that many in the audience did not know there was a problem or thought that Ms. DiDonato’s spill was part of the comedic staging of this 2005 production. Joyce DiDonato. ), Rosina's first line in Act 2 really is "E' un granchio al piede" - I've a cramp (literally, a "crab") in my foot! LONDON — On Saturday night at the Royal Opera House here, the American mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato brought literal meaning to the old theatrical motto “Break a leg.”. Loopbaan. Show more Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato rings in … Pierre Ruhe November 6, 2019. Joyce DiDonato’s stop-at-nothing empress leads a top ensemble cast in Barrie Kosky’s enthralling Agrippina. 05 July 2009 at 09:18 PM. “This is not exactly something we’ve been able to think about and rehearse very much,” she added, given the pragmatic questions that had to be grappled with: “Could we get the wheelchair onstage? And she did - with all her usual sparkle - wielding a flower-bedecked crutch as if it were just some fashion accessory. In een fonkelende avond neemt sopraan Joyce DiDonato u mee langs haar favoriete muziek. UPDATE - Joyce has in fact BROKEN HER LEG! Posted by: More details - and photos - from Joyce herself on her blog, here. The mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato in a London hospital after her onstage accident. The stage was also quite slanted, not easy with heels on. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Joyce DiDonato at the Discogs Marketplace. DiDonato, geboren als Joyce Flaherty, zong in haar jeugd al in koren en musicals. HairMan | She horsed around at the curtain call, waving the crutch in the air, but she didn't look her usual happy self. The Official Facebook Fan Page for Multiple Grammy Award winning Mezzo-Soprano Joyce DiDonato Posted by: No word at this stage whether she'll complete the rest of the run, but I suspect from this showing she'll try her best. What surprises me a bit is her calling him "Senor Florez". I would have thought they had sung together enough to be "Joyce" and "Juan Diego". We stop only because the person looking after us has to go home. What a fantastic night!! Joyce DiDonato zong haar eerste Händel-­opera in 2001 in Amsterdam: Giulio Cesare bij De ­Na­tionale Opera. Ms. DiDonato got to her feet and hobbled around the stage for the rest of the act. Is it safe? Wed 20 January 2021 from 20.15 till 22.35 Wed 9 June 2021 from 20.15 till 22.35 Tickets Tickets Intro Musicians Extra Neta Please … Her email is available on her website. Ms. DiDonato is bent on finishing the run. Joyce's 2020/21 season began with performances of her baroque-inspired programme My … Opera Singer Soldiers on After Onstage Accident. All she knew at the time was that she was in excruciating pain. Posted by: Like her pert and wily young character, who is determined to outwit her guardian and marry the young man she adores, Ms. DiDonato, a dazzling singer on a career roll of late, sang the rest of the three-hour opera on crutches and in nonstop pain. Joyce DiDonato’s repertoire spans five centuries and through her operatic career she has grown from the mischievous or melancholy ingénue (Rosina, Cendrillon, and Cenerentola) to tragic Queen (Maria Stuarda, Semiramide, and Didon), and from hormonal teenage boy (Cherubino and Sesto) to gallant medieval prince (Ariodante and Romeo). Wasn't it a fantastic night and poor old Joyce. Shortly after finishing Una voce poco fa, alone on the bare stage, she walked to the corner and her leg just seemed to give way under her. Load More. 69.7k Followers, 114 Following, 869 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Joyce DiDonato (@joycedidonato) I hope she takes time to rest and repair her ankle. Samen creëren zij een eigen wereld met een eigen muzikale taal. Joyce DiDonato: Songplay. Winner of the 2018 Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Opera, she is a multi-Grammy Award winner and a fierce advocate for the arts. Why can’t more concerts be like this? Have to admit that my antipathy towards this work was obliterated (yes, that strongly) by the wonderful performances on stage and in the pit. 106K likes. londonstuff | Joyce DiDonato stars in the new opera Great Scott as a world-famous diva who returns to her hometown and finds its opera company struggling to stay afloat. The mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato in a London hospital after her onstage accident. It turned out to be a fractured fibula. 106 d. vind-ik-leuks. Met werk van Beckman, Berlioz en Prokofjev. Monteverdi, Cesti, Händel, Gluck e.a. I'm pretty sure she actually caught her footing in the gap on the floor where the tree from the first act was wheeled out: even before she went down she was watching her footing round that area, I noticed it a couple of times. Joyce DiDonato January 5 at 2:14 PM Tune in to watch tonight’s free Nightly Met Opera Stream of Rossini’ ... s "La donna del lago" featuring the divine Met Orchestra and Chorus, led by Michele Mariotti, with my wonderful colleagues Juan Diego Flórez , Daniela Barcellona , aJohn Osborn and many more, starting at 7:30PM ET. 3,386 talking about this. If she needs to take a few weeks or a month off, I hope she does it. I've also not heard the audience at the ROH roar like they did for Florez near the end for easily a couple of years since La Fille. “She didn’t sprawl,” Ms. Padmore said. Interesting comparison. I worry some that she sings too much (unlike Florez). Hal | 05 July 2009 at 10:54 PM, Posted by: Quite remarkable to go on after having sustained such an injury. She spent four hours in an emergency room after Saturday’s performance and emerged with a diagnosis, a cast (which she painted with flower designs) and a determination to continue. Joyce DiDonato went well beyond the call of duty providing it at the Royal Opera House tonight in Il barbiere di Siviglia. Hal | Zingen en spelen, dat is Songplay. F. J. HAYDN: Arianna a Naxos G. MAHLER: three songs of the Ruckert Lieder J. How sad that this happened to someone as marvelous in every way as Joyce. Figaro at all....Corbelli clowned admirably (have to admit though that I've seen a funnier Bartolo recently)...And then there was Ferruccio Furlanetto...surely the reincarnation(s) of Alastair Sim and Alec Guinness? Edward Seckerson, music critic for The Independent, wrote that Ms. DiDonato sang with “delicious innuendo and fabulous aplomb” and that her crutch “came in useful when she trashed the set during the storm scene.”. Joyce DiDonato announced as Primephonic’s official Artist Ambassador Aug 03 2020 Recitals with Carrie-Ann Matheson in Spain Jul 11 2020 The Metropolitan Opera hosts Pay-Per-View Online Series Jul 03 2020 Digital Artist Residency with the University of Michigan. A ROH spokesman announced before the second half that she'd sprained her ankle but was going to carry on despite the pain. There has been no attempt to incorporate the wheelchair into the comic bits, Ms. Padmore said, at least not yet. I suggest that her fans email her with their wishes for her fast recovery. I hope she takes the necessary time to recover and doesn't try to sing, at least in opera, again until she is completely well. Dmitri Sinkovski Amsterdam, Concertgebouw, 11/11 In een vlammend rode creatie van Vivienne Westwood schrijdt Joyce DiDonato de Concertgebouwtrap af. The Official Facebook Fan Page for Multiple Grammy Award winning Mezzo-Soprano Joyce DiDonato Does he call her "Miss DiDonato"? Singing Rosina in the company’s production of Rossini’s “Barbiere di Siviglia,” the first of six performances, Ms. DiDonato had just finished the character’s scintillating signature aria in Act I, “Una voce poco fa,” when she slipped onstage and badly injured her right leg. She was diagnosed with a fractured fibula (calf bone)and she's now in a cast. The Official Facebook Fan Page for Multiple Grammy Award winning Mezzo-Soprano Joyce DiDonato But I knew something was wrong.”, Backstage during the intermission, staffers and medical aides tended to Ms. DiDonato. From what I read, recovery may take 6 weeks without stressing her leg. Joyce DiDonato (Prairie Village (Kansas), 13 februari 1969) is een Amerikaanse mezzosopraan. Joyce DiDonato (née Flaherty; born February 13, 1969) is an American lyric-coloratura mezzo-soprano. UPDATE - Joyce has in fact BROKEN HER LEG! Joyce Flaherty – the DiDonato came from her first husband – was born in 1969 and brought up the sixth of seven children in a Kansas City suburb. That's what opera's all about. She rose from virtual anonymity in 1999 to international stardom by 2002, becoming one of the most sought-after coloratura mezzo-sopranos of the early 21st century. Gehoord 13/8, Concertgebouw Amsterdam. Big shame about JDD - I really hope she recovers as it would be a pity for the show to lose such an effortlessly at ease Rosina. She merits lots of support from her many fans. Posted by: Posted by: (what's the matter? Joyce Multi Grammy Award winner and 2018 Olivier Award winner for Outstanding Achievement in Opera, Kansas-born Joyce DiDonato entrances audiences across the globe, and has been proclaimed “perhaps the most potent female singer of her generation” by the New Yorker. This is an incredibly painful injury - a friend of mine recently suffered the same break and nearly passed out with the pain before the ambulance arrived (and had difficulty even sitting comfortably in her ROH seat two weeks after the event). Karen Almond/Dallas Opera hide caption Will she have to remain stationary?”. inter mezzo | There was nothing to trip over - perhaps she just slipped. After all, that's what Rosina would do, isn't it? Carnegie Hall & medici.tv are launching a fantastic and FREE new series called # CarnegieFriday , which begins today with a live recording featuring my performance of Schubert's "Winterreise" from December 15, 2019, with the wonderful Yannick Nezet-Seguin at the piano. Load More. Joyce DiDonato. Explore releases from Joyce DiDonato at Discogs. Joyce DiDonato greets you with a song in her heart and twinkle in her eye. For the remaining performances she may be able to ditch the wheelchair and use a crutch. Joyce DiDonato hasn’t once looked at her watch or made one of those you’ve-had-enough-of-my-time wriggling gestures. She was diagnosed with a fractured fibula (calf bone)and she's now in a cast. *** Lots more about the show tomorrow! Even if it means a wheelchair. ***. Joyce DiDonato, mezzo Craig Terry, piano Program. From all reports, she won an enormous ovation. So how Joyce managed to soldier on for three hours is a mystery. (Photos by Trevor Chun) Review: Joyce DiDonato sings a soaring ode to peace at Schwartz Center. 05 July 2009 at 09:04 AM. She got up, looking unsteady, but managed to limp around. According to staff I know there she really did leave in a wheelchair: he's hoping for the rest of the run. 05 July 2009 at 11:03 AM. Naast haar bekendheid in het barok­repertoire krijgt ze veel lof voor haar Mozart-interpretaties en voor haar ­rollen in ­belcanto-opera’s van bijvoorbeeld ­Rossini en Donizetti. 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