Soprano

Lucy Crowe

“Lucy Crowe dazzles with her every appearance, a young singer blessed with look-at-me-and-listen charisma.”
The Sunday Times

“Lucy Crowe…brings down the house with a soprano artistry beyond compare”
The Independent

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Introduction

Born in Staffordshire, Lucy Crowe studied at the Royal Academy of Music, to which she has recently been appointed a Fellow.

With repertoire ranging from Purcell, Handel and Mozart to Donizetti’s Adina and Verdi’s Gilda she has sung with opera companies throughout the world, including the Royal Opera, Covent Garden, the Glyndebourne Festival, English National Opera, the Teatro Real Madrid, the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Bavarian State Opera and the Metropolitan Opera.

On the concert platform she is much in demand with the world’s major orchestras and conductors and she has appeared at the BBC Proms and the Aldeburgh, Edinburgh, Mostly Mozart and Salzburg Festivals. Recital appearances include London’s Wigmore Hall, New York’s Carnegie Hall and Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw.

Highlights in her 2017-18 season include Donna Elvira with the Budapest Festival Orchestra under Ivan Fischer, the title role of Vixen with the Berlin Philharmonic under Sir Simon Rattle, her role debut as Countess at the English National Opera, the title role of Peri ‘Paradies un die Peri’ with Gustavo Dudamel and the LA Philharmonic, as well as the Mozart C minor mass with the Berlin Philharmonic under Daniel Harding, Mozart aria concerts with the English Concert under Harry Bicket, and a solo Wigmore Hall recital with Anna Tilbrook.


Performance Schedule

  • 15:30 23 Sep 2017 Mupa, BUDAPEST More info  

    MOZART ‘Don Giovanni’

    Conductor: Iván Fischer

    Don Giovanni: CHRISTOPHER MALTMAN
    Leporello: Jose Fardilha
    Donna Anna: Laura Aikin
    Donna Elvira: LUCY CROWE
    Don Ottavio: Jeremy Ovenden 
    Commendatore: Kristinn Sigmundsson
    Zerlina: SYLVIA SCHWARTZ
    Masetto: Matteo Peirone

    Budapest Festival Orchestra

  • 19:00 24 Sep 2017 Mupa, BUDAPEST More info  

    MOZART ‘Don Giovanni’

    Conductor: Iván Fischer

    Don Giovanni: CHRISTOPHER MALTMAN
    Leporello: Jose Fardilha
    Donna Anna: Laura Aikin
    Donna Elvira: LUCY CROWE
    Don Ottavio: Jeremy Ovenden 
    Commendatore: Kristinn Sigmundsson
    Zerlina: SYLVIA SCHWARTZ
    Masetto: Matteo Peirone

    Budapest Festival Orchestra

  • 20:00 12 Oct 2017 Philharmonie Berlin, BERLIN More info  

    JANACEK The Cunning Little Vixen

    Conductor: SIMON RATTLE

    Soprano: Angela Denoke
    Soprano: LUCY CROWE
    Bass baritone: Gerald Finley
    Tenor: Burkhard Ulrich
    Baritone: HANNO MUELLER-BRACHMANN
    Bass: Sir Willard White

    Berliner Philharmoniker
    Vocalconsort Berlin

  • 20:00 13 Oct 2017 Philharmonie Berlin, BERLIN More info  

    JANACEK The Cunning Little Vixen

    Conductor: SIMON RATTLE

    Soprano: Angela Denoke
    Soprano: LUCY CROWE
    Bass baritone: Gerald Finley
    Tenor: Burkhard Ulrich
    Baritone: HANNO MUELLER-BRACHMANN
    Bass: Sir Willard White

    Berliner Philharmoniker
    Vocalconsort Berlin

  • 19:00 14 Oct 2017 Philharmonie Berlin, BERLIN More info  

    JANACEK The Cunning Little Vixen

    Conductor: SIMON RATTLE

    Soprano: Angela Denoke
    Soprano: LUCY CROWE
    Bass baritone: Gerald Finley
    Tenor: Burkhard Ulrich
    Baritone: HANNO MUELLER-BRACHMANN
    Bass: Sir Willard White

    Berliner Philharmoniker
    Vocalconsort Berlin

  • 19:30 11 Nov 2017 Bath Abbey, BATH More info  

    MOZART Mass in C Minor

    SOPRANO 1: LUCY CROWE
    Soprano 2: Mary Bevan
    Tenor: Christopher Turner
    Bass: Tim Dickinson

    La Nuova Musica
    Director: David Bates

  • 19:30 18 Nov 2017 St Albans Abbey and Cathedral, ST ALBANS More info  

    STRAUSS ‘Four Last Songs’
    BRAHMS ‘Ein deutsches Requiem’

    Conductor: Andrew Lucas

    Soprano: LUCY CROWE
    Baritone: Edward Grint

    Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra
    St Albans Bach Choir

  • 20:00 24 Nov 2017 Konzerthaus Berlin, BERLIN More info  

    MOZART Symphony No. 39 KV543
    MOZART Requiem KV626

    Conductor: Iván Fischer

    Soprano: LUCY CROWE
    Alto: Sophie Harmsen
    Tenor: Jeremy Ovenden
    Bass: HANNO MÜLLER-BRACHMANN

    Konzerthausorchester Berlin
    Vocalconsort Berlin

  • 20:00 25 Nov 2017 Konzerthaus Berlin, BERLIN More info  

    MOZART Symphony No. 39 KV543
    MOZART Requiem KV626

    Conductor: Iván Fischer

    Soprano: LUCY CROWE
    Alto: Sophie Harmsen
    Tenor: Jeremy Ovenden
    Bass: HANNO MÜLLER-BRACHMANN

    Konzerthausorchester Berlin
    Vocalconsort Berlin

From The Green Room

Discography

Interviews

Interview with the Daily Express – November 2014

Interview with the Guardian – May 2012

Interview with The Telegraph – May 2012