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by Kylie Harwell-Sturgill
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In preparation for the release of her new album, opera singer and American star Joyce DiDonato invites visitors to her site to describe where they “find peace.” The mezzo-soprano has worked with conductor Maxim Emelyanychev and ensemble Il Pomo d’Oro to record the upcoming album In War & Peace: Harmony Through Music.

Of course, the title and content beg the question: how do politics and Classical music fit together? Should they?

Politics in Opera:

Opera has long been a conduit for political and philosophical narrative.

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