“The fire you have to walk through will be one of the greatest strengths you ever have.”

Two-time Grammy Award winner Joyce DiDonato has been proclaimed “perhaps the most potent female singer of her generation.” Her many other honors include the Gramophone Artist of the Year and Recital of the Year awards. In this portrait, she recounts the trajectory of her musical and life journey that began with a prominent figure telling her she had nothing to offer as an artist– and developed into one of the most important musicians on the stages today.

Living the Classical Life