Three nominations – 2019 International Opera Awards

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Barbara Hannigan has been nominated in three categories for the 2019 International Opera Awards!

READERS’ AWARD

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Voting closes 5pm GMT, Friday 8th March 2019.

BEST WORLD PREMIERE
George Benjamin Lessons in Love and Violence, role: Isabel
Royal Opera House production

BEST RECORDING (complete opera)
Brett Dean Hamlet, role: Ophelia
Glyndebourne production

Drawn from a record 20,000 nominations submitted by the public, finalists were determined by an international jury of industry professionals, chaired by John Allison, editor of the Awards’ Founding Media Partner, Opera magazine.

Winners will be announced at a red-carpet ceremony on Monday 29th April at Sadler’s Wells in London, featuring live performances with full orchestra alongside the award presentations. Highlights will be broadcast shortly afterwards by BBC Radio 3.



Barbara Hannigan as Isabel in Lessons in Love and Violence

Barbara Hannigan as Ophelia in the 2017 Glyndebourne production