"...unusually sweet and lyric, coupled with a virtuoso technique and flexibility. Her singing is expressive and nuanced... "
The standout of the evening was soprano Joyce Yin, who skirted the pitfalls of the potentially pitiful Dorinda, never losing her essential optimism and cheer while erecting a captivating character arch. - Jeremy Hirsch
As Dorinda, we heard soprano Joyce Yin herself [...] Her character gets a lot of gorgeous arias, our favorite of which was the arioso "Quando spieghi tuoi tormenti" in which she bids farewell to her sylvan home, including the nightingales, like which she sounded. - Meche Kroop
Joyce participates in Heartbeat Opera's workshop Embodied Opera: Skills for the 21st Century Performer, led by Ethan Heard (Co-Artistic Director) & Emma Jaster (Choreographer).
Performance and Discussion
Joyce and baritone Sam Fujii take part in a performance and discussion of music by composers of Asian heritage and music inspired by Asia.
Joyce makes her debut with Amore Opera in Donizetti's La Zingara, singing the role of Ines.
Joyce joins the dell'Arte Opera Ensemble as a Young Artist for their 2017 festival Untamed, performing the role of Linfea in Cavalli's La Calisto.
Guest performer / NYU Steinhardt Woodwind Recital
Joyce joins Woodwind faculty Kaitlyn Walker, oboist, in performing Bach's Wedding Cantata.
Joyce performs Dorinda with Cantanti Project and the Dorian Baroque Orchestra, conducted by Dylan Sauerwald and directed by Brittany Goodwin.
With New York Opera Forum. Richard Nechamkin, music director.