Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato performs a recital with pianist David Zobel at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall on February 15th at 8 p.m. The concert is sponsored by both Washington Performing Arts Society and Vocal Arts DC. Classical WETA's Nicole Lacroix caught up with Ms. DiDonato in Houston where she was rehearsing Dead Man Walking with the Houston Grand Opera, prior to embarking on the 8 stop tour that will take her to Washington. We also found out about her brand new recording, Diva, Divo.
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By the time she was 23, Arlington's Joan Mulholland had participated in more than fifty civil rights protests including the Freedom Rides and numerous sit-ins across the country.Watch now →