Tickets: $35 public, $30 seniors, military, OC staff, faculty, and alumni, $10 students (purchase tickets)
Location: Finney Chapel (directions)
She has been called “perhaps the most potent female singer of her generation.” With Songplay, multiple Grammy-winning mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato delivers innovative interpretations of music spanning from Baroque Italian Art Songs to the American Songbook, effortlessly weaving between genres and moods along the way.
DiDonato will be joined by legendary jazz players Craig Terry (piano), Chuck Israels (double bass), Jimmy Madison (percussion), Lautaro Greco (bandoneon), and Charlie Porter (trumpet).
For more about the concert, read "Opera Superstar Joyce DiDonato Gets Playful Feb. 27 at Oberlin."
The Artist Recital Series continues in April with performances by Polish pianist Piotr Anderszewski (April 3) and the Spring Quartet (April 17), featuring drummer Jack DeJohnette, saxophonist Joe Lovano, bassist/vocalist Esperanza Spalding, and pianist Leo Genovese.