Born: July 26 Primary Instrument: Vocalist
Dia DiCristino was born and raised in Philadelphia. When she was 14 years old she was accepted into the Girard Academic Music Program to study vocal performance for 4 years. After graduating, she attended Immaculata University and graduated with a BA in Music and Theology in 2004.
From the age of 21 to present, Dia has unfortunately had to deal with many medical issues, including multiple brain surgeries for a complicated cerebrospinal fluid disorder of the brain. In spite of this, she has continued with her music, releasing three studio albums: Five Songs (2004), After the Storm (2007) and Life Between Death (2011). Dia also works as a composer mainly of choral works. If you would like more info please visit her website at http://diadicristino.com
It is truly, truly incredible to hear a voice so beautiful inhabited by the infectious inflection of swing. You really feel this stuff: what a rarity these days... Riley Godleski
Willing to teach:
Intermediate to advanced students
Dia is available to give vocal lessons to contraltos and mezzo-sopranos. For more info please contact her via her website: http://diadicristino.com