Announcing the Equilibrium Young Artists and EQ’s first season of performances, including The Rake’s Progress and Mozart’s Requiem. After processing applications from 350 singers from 39 countries, and hearing 125 live auditions, Barbara Hannigan selected 20 young professional singers and one young conductor from 11 countries to participate in the debut season of Equilibrium.
Barbara Hannigan has been named Principal Guest Conductor of the Gothenburg Symphony, the National Orchestra of Sweden. Her appointment will commence in the 2019-2020 season.
Crazy Girl Crazy, the debut album of Barbara Hannigan as singer and conductor is the winner of the 2018 JUNO Award for Classical Album of the Year: Vocal or Choral. The JUNO Awards are presented annually to Canadian musical artists and bands to acknowledge their artistic and technical achievements in all aspects of music. New members of the Canadian Music …
Barbara Hannigan awarded Rolf Schock Prize 2018 in the Musical Arts: “Hannigan is an extraordinary and innovative performer with a dynamic and intensive approach to the music she performs”
At the 25th edition of the Klara Awards, the prestigious Belgian Music Awards for the best classical music, jazz and world music artists from both Belgium and abroad, “Crazy Girl Crazy” won the prize for “Best International Classical CD”. Barbara gave her acceptance speech via video from Paris, where she is rehearsing for La Voix humaine at Opéra national de …
Interview about La Voix humaine, and on how Warlikowski and Hannigan work together.
Barbara was featured in the Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin: Ein Interview ohne Worte (an interview without words) in the “Sagen Sie jetzt nichts” column.
Barbara was invited as special guest at the 25th Les Victoires de la Musique Classique ceremony, broadcast live from Evian-les-Bains. Together with l’Orchestre de l’Opéra de Lyon she performed Gershwin’s Girl Crazy Suite, from her GRAMMY winning album Crazy Girl Crazy. Les Victoires de la Musique Classique is an annual French award ceremony where the Victoire accolade is delivered by …
Crazy Girl Crazy nominated for a Juno Award in the category Classical Album of the Year: Vocal or Choral. The Juno Awards are presented annually to Canadian musical artists and bands to acknowledge their artistic and technical achievements in all aspects of music.
Barbara Hannigan is nominated for a 2018 International Opera Awards in the category Best Female Singer.