photo: Marco Borggreve

Barbara Hannigan awarded the Léonie Sonning Music Prize 2020, regarded as Denmark’s highest classical musical honor

Awarded annually to an international composer or musician, Barbara Hannigan will be the eighth singer and sixteenth conductor to receive the prestigious Danish prize.

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Barbara Hannigan let me tell you

Reviews from the London Symphony Orchestra performances of let me tell you

“Abrahamsen’s masterpiece soars” – The Guardian
“As hypnotically steered by Hannigan and Rattle the piece follows you long after its dusty, hushed conclusion.” -The Times

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13 & 14 February 2019
Soprano / Conductor concerts
Toronto Symphony


27 & 28 February 2019
ABRAHAMSEN let me tell you
Orchestra de Paris


8 & 9 March 2019
Equilibrium Young Artists
Barbara Hannigan, conductor
Mozart, Berg, Schönberg
Münchner Philharmoniker
Lessons in Love and Violence

Lessons in Love and Violence
world premiere at the Royal Opera House

Crazy Girl Crazy

2018 GRAMMY Award
Crazy Girl Crazy: Best Classical Solo Vocal album

Reinbert de Leeuw recitals

Barbara Hannigan & Reinbert de Leeuw
Reviews: North American recital tour
November 2017

The Soprano Barbara Hannigan on Girl Craziness and ‘Lulu'”

“The Soprano Barbara Hannigan on Girl Craziness and ‘Lulu’”
feature article in The New York Times