• “One of the most commanding voices in Bluegrass music”. -Edward Morris/writer for CMT.com

• “It’s hard to know which is more exciting, Donna’s singing or her songwriting”. -Wade Jessen/Billboard Magazine

• ”Her voice is lush, compelling, full of emotion and never fails to drop the listener dead in his or her tracks. Her songs are thoughtful, tough and hard-hitting.” -Dave Higgs/Host of Bluegrass Breakdown-NPR-Nashville, TN

• “Listening to Donna Ulisse is like smelling sweet honeysuckle or listening to the sound of a clear mountain stream.” -Alan Cackett/Maverick Music Magazine-UK

• “It’s the very Heart and Soul of Bluegrass she breathes” -Dennis Jones/WNCW-FM, Spindale, NC

• “Donna Ulisse is absolutely consistent. Whether she’s singing of matters spiritual or matters very much down to earth, she sings with affecting depth, with thick, rich tones, and with unmistakable conviction.” –Barry Mazor/writer for the Wall Street Journal and American Songwriter



  • RFD-TV’s Simply Bluegrass hosted by Ricky Skaggs and featuring an all-star lineup of bluegrass artists (Del McCoury, Doyle Lawson, Rhonda Vincent, Dailey & Vincent, The Gibson Brothers, Dierks Bentley, The Whites, Mac Wiseman, Jesse McReynolds to name a few. The show is now available for sale as a 6 DVD set)
  • Heartland TV’s Bluegrass Ridge video and interview show – Donna guest hosted for one month and continues to have several of her videos in regular rotation on the show
  • Hee Haw
  • NBC’s Hot Country Nights – with Crystal Gayle, Merle Haggard, Steve Wariner and Suzy Boggus
  • The Nashville Network’s Nashville Now – hosted by Ralph Emory in the 1980’s and 1990’s, Donna was a regular guest when she was an artist on Atlantic Records
  • Crook & Chase –  Donna made many appearances on the show when she was an artist on Atlantic Records.