Believe it or not, when Bartolo asks "Cos'e' stato?" “Sing for Today” features DiDonato‘s response to current events and global concerns, through the lens of song and conversation. Joyce DiDonato went well beyond the call of duty providing it at the Royal Opera House tonight in Il barbiere di Siviglia. 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. It turned out to be a fractured fibula. She horsed around at the curtain call, waving the crutch in the air, but she didn't look her usual happy self. There has been no attempt to incorporate the wheelchair into the comic bits, Ms. Padmore said, at least not yet. The Official Facebook Fan Page for Multiple Grammy Award winning Mezzo-Soprano Joyce DiDonato Loved the bit where they changed the surtitles to make Rosina say she'd got cramp! 69.7k Followers, 114 Following, 869 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Joyce DiDonato (@joycedidonato) Posted by: How sad that this happened to someone as marvelous in every way as Joyce. Wasn't it a fantastic night and poor old Joyce. 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. Joyce DiDonato. 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 wonder. And she did - with all her usual sparkle - wielding a flower-bedecked crutch as if it were just some fashion accessory. Zingen en spelen, dat is Songplay. Will she have to remain stationary?”. The Official Facebook Fan Page for Multiple Grammy Award winning Mezzo-Soprano Joyce DiDonato View Joyce DiDonato's profile on Operabase, the reference for opera performances around the world. Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato opens up a colourful selection of music from the inside - revealing familiar and unfamiliar works in a new light. Ms. DiDonato is bent on finishing the run. 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. 05 July 2009 at 09:18 PM. She was diagnosed with a fractured fibula (calf bone)and she's now in a cast. markeastlondon | Dance Dance - Featured Music Music - Featured. More details - and photos - from Joyce herself on her blog. Hal | 2,395 talking about this. 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. “She didn’t sprawl,” Ms. Padmore said. More details - and photos - from Joyce herself on her blog, here. Joyce DiDonato, Il complesso barocco o.l.v. Joyce DiDonato. According to staff I know there she really did leave in a wheelchair: he's hoping for the rest of the run. 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. So how Joyce managed to soldier on for three hours is a mystery. 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. Karen Almond/Dallas Opera hide caption Monteverdi, Cesti, Händel, Gluck e.a. Interesting comparison. Joyce DiDonato (née Flaherty; born February 13, 1969) is an American lyric-coloratura mezzo-soprano. 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? 106 d. vind-ik-leuks. 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. 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). ), 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.”. I hope she takes time to rest and repair her ankle. Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato began her career with a string of critically acclaimed debuts, including at La Scala and Covent Garden, as well as triumphs on concert and recital stages. 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. 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. 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. UPDATE - Joyce has in fact BROKEN HER LEG! 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.”. Load More. 05 July 2009 at 12:28 AM. I worry some that she sings too much (unlike Florez). What a fantastic night!! (Photos by Trevor Chun) Review: Joyce DiDonato sings a soaring ode to peace at Schwartz Center. The Official Facebook Fan Page for Multiple Grammy Award winning Mezzo-Soprano Joyce DiDonato We stop only because the person looking after us has to go home. JDF was .... choose any superlative here.....Spagnoli didn't look a finta (finto?) Have to admit that my antipathy towards this work was obliterated (yes, that strongly) by the wonderful performances on stage and in the pit. Talk about a trouper! 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. Quite remarkable to go on after having sustained such an injury. Pierre Ruhe November 6, 2019. DiDonato, geboren als Joyce Flaherty, zong in haar jeugd al in koren en musicals. HairMan | Gehoord 13/8, Concertgebouw Amsterdam. 05 July 2009 at 10:54 PM, Posted by: (what's the matter? londonstuff | 05 July 2009 at 11:34 PM. *** Lots more about the show tomorrow! 06 July 2009 at 08:03 PM. Joyce DiDonato zong haar eerste Händel-­opera in 2001 in Amsterdam: Giulio Cesare bij De ­Na­tionale Opera. If she needs to take a few weeks or a month off, I hope she does it. 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. Posted by: She merits lots of support from her many fans. Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato performed a concert full of evocative imagination. 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. de Craig Terry Met werk van Beckman, Berlioz en Prokofjev. UPDATE - Joyce has in fact BROKEN HER LEG! Okay - broken fibia...ouch x 1000 - for this alone she should be given tenure at CG for the rest of her career... Posted by: The mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato in a London hospital after her onstage accident. Explore releases from Joyce DiDonato at Discogs. 05 July 2009 at 12:50 AM. The Official Facebook Fan Page for Multiple Grammy Award winning Mezzo-Soprano Joyce DiDonato I suggest that her fans email her with their wishes for her fast recovery. Met musici uit de wereld van de opera, jazz en tango op één podium. 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. Joyce DiDonato hasn’t once looked at her watch or made one of those you’ve-had-enough-of-my-time wriggling gestures. Opera Singer Soldiers on After Onstage Accident. 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. 05 July 2009 at 09:04 AM. I really did think he was going to do an encore :(, Posted by: And JDF pulls out of the 13th because it's too close to the live relay on the 15th. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Joyce DiDonato at the Discogs Marketplace. 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. Hal | 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. Kansas-born Joyce DiDonato entrances audiences and critics across the globe in operas ranging from Mozart and Handel to Rossini, Donizetti, Berlioz and Heggie. 106K likes. “It was very delicate. Show more Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato rings in … From what I read, recovery may take 6 weeks without stressing her leg. Posted by: Joyce DiDonato greets you with a song in her heart and twinkle in her eye. HairMan | Posted by: 05 July 2009 at 08:23 AM. Joyce DiDonato, mezzo Craig Terry, piano Program. All she knew at the time was that she was in excruciating pain. 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. 05 July 2009 at 11:03 AM. But I knew something was wrong.”, Backstage during the intermission, staffers and medical aides tended to Ms. DiDonato. Joyce DiDonato: Songplay. 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. 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. F. J. HAYDN: Arianna a Naxos G. MAHLER: three songs of the Ruckert Lieder J. She got up, looking unsteady, but managed to limp around. Joyce DiDonato’s stop-at-nothing empress leads a top ensemble cast in Barrie Kosky’s enthralling Agrippina. Even if it means a wheelchair. Does he call her "Miss DiDonato"? 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. 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. Dmitri Sinkovski Amsterdam, Concertgebouw, 11/11 In een vlammend rode creatie van Vivienne Westwood schrijdt Joyce DiDonato de Concertgebouwtrap af. ***. After all, that's what Rosina would do, isn't it? In een fonkelende avond neemt sopraan Joyce DiDonato u mee langs haar favoriete muziek. 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). Posted by: Joyce DiDonato & National Youth Orchestra o.l.v. Samen creëren zij een eigen wereld met een eigen muzikale taal. The stage was also quite slanted, not easy with heels on. 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