“Qui est la chanteuse Barbara Hannigan?” Three Mathieu Amalric films at the New York Film Festival

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Les Inrockuptibles: “Qui est la chanteuse Barbara Hannigan, dont Mathieu Amalric nous offre un magnifique portrait?” Read the article (in French) Mathieu Amalric filme l’extraordinaire chanteuse Barbara Hannigan en répétition et lors de ses troublantes séances d’échauffement. Une deuxième Barbara pour le cinéaste amoureux de femmes et des voix. Music is music, a film by Mathieu Amalric which is part …

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 …

Une Journée avec Barbara Hannigan sur France Musique

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France Musique dedicates a day to Barbara Hannigan On Monday October 2nd, France Musique will devote the entire day to Canadian soprano and conductor Barbara Hannigan, highlighting her recordings, performances and favourites, as well as featuring a series of interviews which will be broadcast throughout the week, from October 2nd to 6th. France Musique gave Barbara carte blanche for an …

In the media: Crazy Girl Crazy Interviews & Feature Articles

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Crazy Girl Cover story Gramophone magazine –Gramophone magazine, Neil Fisher, September 2017 Canadian soprano Barbara Hannigan spends her time playing women on the edge but, as she releases a first CD as both singer and conductor, there’s no place she’d rather be Barbara Hannigan: Crazy Girl –Cadences.fr, Yutha Tep, 15 September 2017 Pour moi, l’élément qui réunit le chant et …

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Barbara Hannigan is Mélisande at the Ruhrtriennale

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Barbara makes her debut at Germany’s Ruhrtriennale as Mélisande in Krzystof Warlikowski’s new staging of Pelléas et Mélisande. The French conductor Sylvain Cambreling, who is regarded as one of the leading Debussy specialists of our time, conducts the Bochumer Symphoniker, which occupies a central place in an impressive stage design by Malgorzata Szecniak. REVIEWS “Barbara Hannigan ist als (rollenerfahrene) Mélisande …

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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 …