MEZZO in January: Barbara Hannigan

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MEZZO in January features Barbara in three opera productions, including ‘La Voix humaine'(Opéra national de Paris), ‘Don Giovanni’ (La Monnaie) and ‘Lulu’ (La Monnaie). An overview of the January 2016 broadcasts: POULENC ‘La Voix humaine’ Opéra national de Paris | Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor | Krzysztof Warlikowski, mise en scène 03 January, 4:30PM, Mezzo HD 11 January, 1:28PM, Mezzo 14 January, …

MEZZO in December: Barbara Hannigan

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MEZZO in December features performances by Barbara, including a live-streamed registration of Opéra national de Paris’ double bill production of ‘Bluebeard’s Castle’/’La Voix humaine’. An overview of the December broadcasts: POULENC ‘La Voix humaine’ Opéra national de Paris | Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor | Krzysztof Warlikowski, mise en scène 10 December, 8:30PM ** Live stream on Mezzo Live HD 21 December, …

Streaming Don Giovanni

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The La Monnaie production of Don Giovanni, directed by Krzysztof Warlikowski, is available from Wednesday 07 January (8pm CET) - Tuesday 27 January 2015. La Monnaie lets you discover all of its opera productions for free on the internet. For up to three weeks following the last performance of a show, you can watch or watch again operas for free ...

Edison Klassiek 2014

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The recordings of Dutilleux’s Correspondances and George Benjamin’s Written on Skin have been awarded an Edison Klassiek 2014 music prize. The Edison music award is an annual Dutch music prize, awarded for outstanding achievements in the music industry. Orchestral category winner Dutilleux – Correspondances Barbara Hannigan, Anssi Karttunen, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France under the direction of Esa-Pekka Salonen Universal …

Role Debut: Donna Anna

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MOZART Don Giovanni La Monnaie, Brussels role: Donna Anna Ludovic Morlot, conductor | Krzysztof Warlikowski, stage director REVIEWS "Barbara Hannigan (Donna Anna), a new music specialist and frequent collaborator with Warlikowski, is a consummate musician and hypnotic performer." - Classical Voice America, December 2014 "De Canadese sopraan Barbara Hannigan is een verbluffende actrice met een grote muzikale intelligentie en een ...

DVD release: Lulu

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“Pour sa première Lulu, Barbara Hannigan entre aussitôt dans l’histoire: non seulement parce qu’elle danse sur les pointes et habite son rôle par tous les pores de la peau, mais parce qu’elle le chante avec une aisance, une virtuosité et des couleurs qu’on ne connaît à aucune autre aujourd’hui. Cette femme doit venir d’une autre planète.” – Christian Merlin, Le …

as Marie in Die Soldaten

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ZIMMERMANN Die Soldaten Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich role: Marie Kirill Petrenko, conductor | Andreas Kriegenburg, stage director INTERVIEW & EXTENSIVE FOOTAGE dctp.tv / "10 vor 11" Programm REVIEWS "Canadian Barbara Hannigan's Marie might well be the performance of the year, both vocally and dramatically. Hannigan played every imaginable nuance of this complicated character, easily conquering death-defying intervals without once losing vocal ...

Opernwelt: Sängerin des Jahres 2013

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Opernwelt named Barbara Hannigan ‘Soprano of the Year’ (‘Sängerin des Jahres’). Additionally, George Benjamin’s opera Written on Skin was named ‘Production of the Year’ (‘Urauffürung des Jahres’). “Barbara Hannigan scheut vor nichts zurück. Als Agnès in George Benjamins «Written on Skin» (Uraufführung des Jahres) bestätigt die kanadische Sopranistin erneut ihren herausragenden Einsatz für zeitgenössische Musik; Komponisten wie Salvatore Sciarrino, Magnus …