Classical WETA morning host David Ginder chats with Joyce about her upcoming role debut as Desdemona (Otello, Castleton Festival which opens July 13), the critical importance of trust during performance, the importance of a coach, the magic of Castleton and working with Maestro Lorin Maazel.
“Soprano Joyce El-Khoury is taking on the role of the vengeful wife of a Byzantine general in Donizetti’s Belisario this weekend. Sir Mark Elder is conducting a live performance with the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Barbican this Sunday, as
In the competitive world of building an opera career, a beautiful voice, solid training, abundant musicality, physical attractiveness, ingratiating stage persona are all key, but it never hurts to have Lady Luck on your side, too. Just ask Joyce El-Khoury.