Now online: documentary Taking Risks featuring Barbara Hannigan and Equilibrium

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The four-part documentary film Taking Risks focuses on Barbara Hannigan and her mentoring initiative, Equilibrium Young Artists. Taking Risks follows the selection process of young and talented singers that will be a part of Equilibrium and cast in Stravinksy’s The Rake’s Progress; shows EQ artists behind the scenes; and culminates with The Rake’s Progress performances with the Gothenburg Symphony, marking ...

Feature article in The New York Times

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“The Unsingable Music That Stumped a Diva” John Zorn’s song cycle “Jumalattaret” pushed the new-music master Barbara Hannigan to her limit. written by Joshua Barone of The New York Times Barbara will give the New York premiere of “Jumalattaret” on October15 at the Park Avenue Armory. “Most of my work involves pushing the envelope of technical mastery,” Mr. Zorn said. …

Feature in Luister

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Hannigan is the angel of the new Luister “Seeing Hannigan is believing Hannigan. Good is not good enough. She does everything for a thousand percent. From singing to conducting, from interview to photo shoot: she goes for it. Her Satie is superhuman and in 4 Chans pour franchir le Seuil she drags all “modernist haters” across the threshold.” For Luister …

In Performance – videos from the 2019 Ojai Music Festival

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Watch live registrations of concerts from the Ojai Music Festival, which took place on June 6-9, 2019. For the 73rd edition of the festival, Barbara Hannigan was named Music Director and curated the program with Artistic Director Thomas Morris. 70 artists, 30 events, 3 free community concerts, 2 US premieres, 4 days – it was “Four Days in Ojai, a …