Sing For Today with Joyce DiDonato
Song & Conversation
In a series of short videos, GRAMMY Award-winning opera star Joyce DiDonato responds to current events and global concerns through the lens of song and conversation, calling on great songs to permeate profound events of the present day.
Presented in collaboration with UMS (University of Michigan)
Danny Boy – Music Video
In honor of Memorial Day 2021, Joyce DiDonato sings a special arrangement of “Danny Boy,” with guitarist Bernardo Rambeaud, in honor of the lives lost during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Joyce DiDonato & Tom Kirdahy – On Grief
In this heartfelt Memorial Day episode of Sing For Today, mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato reflects on grief, loss, and love in conversation with Broadway producer Tom Kirdahy, in memory of his late husband, playwright Terrence McNally.
This Land Is Your Land – Full Episode
The opera star tapped into the energy of the 2016 general election, singing “This Land Is Your Land” and talking with Hamilton producer Jeffrey Seller and student leaders of the Poll Hero Project.
This Land is Your Land – Music Video
Watch Joyce DiDonato perform a special arrangement of "This Land is Your Land," including her own original verse, accompanied by guitarist Àlex Garrobé.
Silent Night – Music Video
Enjoy this very special arrangement of “Silent Night” performed by Joyce DiDonato and Àlex Garrobé.