Joyce DiDonato will receive ECHO Klassik’s 2015 Female Singer of the Year Award this week, given at a now sold-out ceremony on October 18 at the Konzerthaus Berlin. This honor recognizes her critically acclaimed album Stella di Napoli, also named Editor’s Choice by Gramophone Magazine and “Best Vocal Recital” by the International Classical Music Awards. She was also named ECHO Klassik’s Singer of the Year in 2010 and again in 2013, for her spectacular album Drama Queens