Crazy Girl Crazy: Opus Klassik Award for Best Solo Performance / Vocals of the Year (Oratorio, Concert, Lied)

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Crazy Girl Crazy, the debut album of Barbara Hannigan as singer and conductor is the winner of the 2018 Opus Klassik Award for Best Solo Performance / Vocals of the Year (Oratorio, Concert, Lied). The Opus Klassik Award is the new award for classical music in Germany (succeeding the former ECHO-Klassik) and the winning discs are selected by a jury …

Hannigan de Leeuw Vienna album Alpha

Reviews Vienna: Fin de Siècle: “hypnotic”, “sensual”, “thrilling immediacy”

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The Times (5 out of 5 stars) Geoff Brown, 21 September 2018 Feverish poetry performed by a seriously sensuous soprano “Barbara Hannigan and pianist Reinbert de Leeuw cast a spell with Vienna: Fin de Siècle” “It’s clear from this hypnotic and lovely album that the Canadian soprano is a powerful singer of late romantic lieder” “De Leeuw’s piano playing, gently …

Hannigan de Leeuw Vienna album Alpha

Vienna: Fin de Siècle – new recital album with Reinbert de Leeuw

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After the huge success of her GRAMMY Award-winning first album for Alpha, Crazy Girl Crazy, Canadian soprano Barbara Hannigan is back with her longtime collaborator and mentor, the great figure of twentieth-century music, Dutch pianist Reinbert de Leeuw. For this new recital album, the duo explores the roots of modern music with composers who went on to lead a musical …

Crazy Girl Crazy wins Klara Award: Best International Classical CD

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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 …