When American mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato performed the role of Sesto in the Lyric Opera of Chicago’s production of Mozart’s La clemenza di Tito, she stopped by the WFMT studios for live concert and conversation with host Kerry Frumkin. Stream the program above.
Selections from Fernando J. Obradors’s Canciones clasicas españolas
Sesto’s aria “Deh, per questo istante solo” from La clemenza di Tito
The traditional English ballad “Danny Boy”
“Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” music by Harold Arlen and lyrics by E.Y. Harburg.