Reviews Crazy Girl Crazy: “Stunning debut” “phenomenal” “madly compelling listen”

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De Volkskrant (5 out of 5 stars) Frits van der Waa, 29 September 2017 Hannigan has the capacity to become legendary as a conductor “Whether she sings or conducts, Hannigan is phenomenal. She does both with great ease” “It results in a highly charged performance in which color and expression are fully present.” “Hannigan, now in her mid-forties, is already …

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Cover story Gramophone magazine

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“Crazy Girl” feature article written by Neil Fisher Barbara is featured on the cover of the September 2017 issue of Gramophone, on sale from August 11. Barbara Hannigan is the very model of a modern musician, already one of the most sought-after singers in the world, she is now releasing her first recording as both soprano and conductor. Neil Fisher …

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Dates announced for Crazy Girl Crazy tour with Ludwig

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Barbara Hannigan and Ludwig reunite this December for a concert tour in Europe, featuring music from their album Crazy Girl Crazy. Tour dates include venues in Amsterdam, Luxembourg, Vienna, Hamburg, Aix-en-Provence, and Dortmund. 
 TOUR DATES 4 December 2017: AMSTERDAM, Het Concertgebouw 5 December 2017: LUXEMBOURG, Philharmonie 7 December 2017: VIENNA, Wiener Konzerthaus 11 December 2017: HAMBURG, Elbphilharmonie 13 December …

Premières répétitions film on ARTE

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The film Premières répétitions, featuring Barbara and LUDWIG during their first rehearsals of Berg’s Lulu Suite, will be aired Thursday June 29th on European cultural channel ARTE. Premières répétitions, a film by Mathieu Amalric, will be online at 6:00pm (CET) on the ARTE website. WATCH HERE

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Barbara Hannigan to release debut album as singer and conductor

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Barbara Hannigan records her first album as singer and conductor, Crazy Girl Crazy, to be released on Alpha in September 2017 with a film directed by Mathieu Amalric. Barbara Hannigan presents her first album as both singer and conductor this September. With the Amsterdam-based orchestra Ludwig, of which she is associate artist, Barbara has devised a programme including Berg’s Lulu Suite, music from Gershwin’s Girl …

Barbara featured on ZDF’s aspekte

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Ahead of her soprano/conductor concerts in Zürich with the Tonhalle Orchester, Barbara was featured on ZDF’s programme aspekte. Ausnahmemusikerin: Barbara Hannigan​ Ausnahmemusikerin: Barbara HanniganDie kanadische Sängerin hat mehr Uraufführungen gesungen als all ihre Kolleginnen, gilt als Kultfigur der musikalischen Moderne. Seit ein paar Jahren steht sie auch am Dirigentenpult. Wir haben sie bei den Proben zu einem Konzert mit den …