Well, according to her teacher of 20 years, Arthur Levy, .....
Posted by: bwaynut 03:00 pm EDT 07/17/17
In reply to: Is Audra McDonald a mezzo-soprano? - Zelgo 02:07 pm EDT 07/17/17

.....Ms. McDonald is a "full lyric soprano" (In his own words), from an article by Jesse Green that appeared in New York Magazine on March 7, 2016, prior to the opening of "Shuffle Along, or the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed." I'm attaching the entire article below -- also thanks to vulture.com.

I'm thinking that many tend to classify Ms. McDonald's voice from its rich, lustrous, warm, silky texture and color -- apart from her remarkable range which does depart beyond (what many consider) the standard mezzo range.
Link Audra Article from "New York Magazine" via vulture.com

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