German Record Critics Award

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The DVD “”Barbara Hannigan: Concert & Documentary” received the German Record Critics’ Award from the Association of German Record Critics as a recording of Exceptional Artistry. In May Accentus Music released “Barbara Hannigan: Concert & Documentary” on DVD. >> BUY: Amazon | Presto Classical Mahler Chamber Orchestra Barbara Hannigan (soprano/conductor) She crosses boundaries and loves to explore new territory. Barbara …

Pappano’s Classical Voices

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Series in which conductor Sir Antonio Pappano explores the great roles and the greatest singers of the last 100 years through the prism of the main classical voice types – soprano, tenor, mezzo-soprano, baritone and bass. On 28 June at 9 pm on BBC Four, the “Soprano” episode will air. Pappano looks in detail at performances from legendary sopranos of …

“Barbara Hannigan: Concert & Documentary” DVD

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This May Accentus Music presents “Barbara Hannigan: Concert & Documentary” on DVD. Mahler Chamber Orchestra Barbara Hannigan (soprano/conductor) She crosses boundaries and loves to explore new territory. Barbara Hannigan is one of the most fascinating and multi-facetted artistic personalities of our time. She sets new standards as a singer, conductor, and performance artist. The intimate portrait “I’m a creative animal” …

LSO concert on Mezzo TV

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Mezzo TV will be broadcasting the London Symphony Orchestra concert with Sir Simon Rattle and Barbara Hannigan tonight at 8:30 pm (CET). On the programme: WEBERN Six Pieces BERG Three Fragments from ‘Wozzeck’ LIGETI Mysteries of the Macabre STRAVINSKY The Rite of Spring Canadian soprano Barbara Hannigan brings her phenomenal coloratura voice to bear on three bravura arias from Ligeti’s opera …

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 ...

“Ludwig loves Barbara”: De Ovatie 2014 prize

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De Ovatie (The Ovation) 2014, de VSCD Klassieke Muziekprijs, was awarded on December 19th during the festive concert “Christmas with Ludwig” in TivoliVredenburg. Simon Reinink, director of the Concertgebouw presented the prestigious prize to Peppie Wiersma, artistic director of Ludwig. De Ovatie is awarded annually to an outstanding stage performance of a musician or ensemble that makes an important contribution …

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 ...