MEZZO in March: Lulu and Don Giovanni

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Throughout March, Mezzo features two La Monnaie/De Munt opera productions staged by Krzysztof Warlikowski: Lulu and Don Giovanni. BERG Lulu La Monnaie | Paul Daniel, conductor | Krzysztof Warlikowski, mise en scène Barbara Hannigan: Lulu 07 March, 10:02AM, Mezzo HD 16 March, 12:30PM, Mezzo HD 22 March, 10:03PM, Mezzo HD 28 March, 10:03AM, Mezzo HD MOZART Don Giovanni La Monnaie …

Barbara Hannigan is Lulu: Staatsoper Hamburg

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Barbara returns to one of her signature roles this month following her “outstanding” (The New York Times) award-winning performances as Lulu in Brussels at La Monnaie in 2012. The premiere of Christoph Marthaler’s new production of Lulu on February 12th at Staatsoper Hamburg was highly acclaimed: “The world has not experienced a Lulu like that.” (Die Deutsche Bühne). Subsequent performances …

Pelléas et Mélisande: Festival d’Aix-en-Provence

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Barbara makes her debut as Mélisande in Debussy’s Pelléas et Mélisande at this year’s Festival d’Aix-en-Provence, directed by Katie Mitchell. Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts the Philharmonia Orchestra in the Festival’s new production of the opera, which is in partnership with Teatr Wielki Opera Narodowa and the Beijing Music Festival. Performances take place on 2, 4, 7 (*live stream), 13 and 16 …

Elmer de Haas/Barbara Hannigan Photo Exhibition in Göteborg

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Elmer de Haas/Barbara Hannigan Photo Exhibition in Göteborg This season soprano and conductor Barbara Hannigan is Artist in Residence with the Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. In addition to concerts with the orchestra, a photo exhibition featuring portraits of Ms. Hannigan will open this Friday, February 12th in the Göteborgs Konserthus. “Sirens” and “Soldier’s Tale” are two unique series of portraits made …

MEZZO in January: Barbara Hannigan

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MEZZO in January features Barbara in three opera productions, including ‘La Voix humaine'(Opéra national de Paris), ‘Don Giovanni’ (La Monnaie) and ‘Lulu’ (La Monnaie). An overview of the January 2016 broadcasts: POULENC ‘La Voix humaine’ Opéra national de Paris | Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor | Krzysztof Warlikowski, mise en scène 03 January, 4:30PM, Mezzo HD 11 January, 1:28PM, Mezzo 14 January, …

MEZZO in December: Barbara Hannigan

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MEZZO in December features performances by Barbara, including a live-streamed registration of Opéra national de Paris’ double bill production of ‘Bluebeard’s Castle’/’La Voix humaine’. An overview of the December broadcasts: POULENC ‘La Voix humaine’ Opéra national de Paris | Esa-Pekka Salonen, conductor | Krzysztof Warlikowski, mise en scène 10 December, 8:30PM ** Live stream on Mezzo Live HD 21 December, …

3e Scène: C’est presque au bout du monde

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Like many of his generation, filmmaker Mathieu Amalric hardly dared to go to the ballet or opera. But nonetheless Amalric remained fascinated with mystery of the human voice, wondering where do these inhuman voices come from? And where in the body is the source of this unsettling anomaly of singing? C’est presque au bout du monde stars acclaimed soprano Barbara Hannigan, …

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 …

“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 …