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

  • 19:30 24 Feb 2018 Bath Abbey, BATH More info  

    JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH Mass in B minor BWV 232

    Conductor: Harry Bicket
    Soprano: Lucy Crowe
    Mezzo-soprano: Anna Harvey
    Tenor: Nick Pritchard
    Baritone: Ashley Riches
    : English Concert

  • 19:30 28 Feb 2018 Poole Lighthouse, POOLE More info  

    Conductor: David Hill
    Soprano: Lucy Crowe
    Tenor: Benjamin Hulett
    Bass: Christopher Purves
    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
    Choir: Bournemouth Symphony Chorus

  • 19:00 29 Mar 2018 London Coliseum, LONDON More info  

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Le nozze di Figaro

    Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
    Figaro: Thomas Oliemans
    Susanna: Rhian Lois
    Count Almaviva: Ashley Riches
    Countess Almaviva: Lucy Crowe
    Cherubino: Katie Coventry
    Marcellina: Janis Kelly
    Dr Bartolo: Keel Watson
    Don Basilio: Colin Judson
    Don Curzio: Alasdair Elliott
    Barbarina: Alison Rose
    Antonio: Paul Sheehan
    Director: Fiona Shaw

  • 19:00 04 Apr 2018 London Coliseum, LONDON More info  

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Le nozze di Figaro

    Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
    Figaro: Thomas Oliemans
    Susanna: Rhian Lois
    Count Almaviva: Ashley Riches
    Countess Almaviva: Lucy Crowe
    Cherubino: Katie Coventry
    Marcellina: Janis Kelly
    Dr Bartolo: Keel Watson
    Don Basilio: Colin Judson
    Don Curzio: Alasdair Elliott
    Barbarina: Alison Rose
    Antonio: Paul Sheehan
    Director: Fiona Shaw

  • 19:00 06 Apr 2018 London Coliseum, LONDON More info  

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Le nozze di Figaro

    Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
    Figaro: Thomas Oliemans
    Susanna: Rhian Lois
    Count Almaviva: Ashley Riches
    Countess Almaviva: Lucy Crowe
    Cherubino: Katie Coventry
    Marcellina: Janis Kelly
    Dr Bartolo: Keel Watson
    Don Basilio: Colin Judson
    Don Curzio: Alasdair Elliott
    Barbarina: Alison Rose
    Antonio: Paul Sheehan
    Director: Fiona Shaw

  • 19:00 10 Apr 2018 London Coliseum, LONDON More info  

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Le nozze di Figaro

    Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
    Figaro: Thomas Oliemans
    Susanna: Rhian Lois
    Count Almaviva: Ashley Riches
    Countess Almaviva: Lucy Crowe
    Cherubino: Katie Coventry
    Marcellina: Janis Kelly
    Dr Bartolo: Keel Watson
    Don Basilio: Colin Judson
    Don Curzio: Alasdair Elliott
    Barbarina: Alison Rose
    Antonio: Paul Sheehan
    Director: Fiona Shaw

  • 19:00 12 Apr 2018 London Coliseum, LONDON More info  

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Le nozze di Figaro

    Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
    Figaro: Thomas Oliemans
    Susanna: Rhian Lois
    Count Almaviva: Ashley Riches
    Countess Almaviva: Lucy Crowe
    Cherubino: Katie Coventry
    Marcellina: Janis Kelly
    Dr Bartolo: Keel Watson
    Don Basilio: Colin Judson
    Don Curzio: Alasdair Elliott
    Barbarina: Alison Rose
    Antonio: Paul Sheehan
    Director: Fiona Shaw

  • 18:00 14 Apr 2018 London Coliseum, LONDON More info  

    WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Le nozze di Figaro

    Conductor: Martyn Brabbins
    Figaro: Thomas Oliemans
    Susanna: Rhian Lois
    Count Almaviva: Ashley Riches
    Countess Almaviva: Lucy Crowe
    Cherubino: Katie Coventry
    Marcellina: Janis Kelly
    Dr Bartolo: Keel Watson
    Don Basilio: Colin Judson
    Don Curzio: Alasdair Elliott
    Barbarina: Alison Rose
    Antonio: Paul Sheehan
    Director: Fiona Shaw

  • 20:00 19 Apr 2018 Philharmonie Berlin, BERLIN More info  

    MOZART: Symphony No. 32 in G major, K. 318
    MOZART: ‘Misero! O sogno Aura, che intorno spiri’, Recitative and Aria for Tenor and Orchestra, K. 431
    MOZART: ‘Per questa bella mano’, Aria for Bass, Double Bass obbligato and Orchestra, K. 612
    -INTERVAL-
    MOZART: Mass in C minor, K. 427

    Conductor: Daniel Harding
    Soprano: Lucy Crowe
    Soprano: Genia Kühmeier
    Tenor: Andrew Staples
    Bass: Georg Zeppenfeld

  • 20:00 20 Apr 2018 Philharmonie Berlin, BERLIN More info  

    MOZART: Symphony No. 32 in G major, K. 318
    MOZART: ‘Misero! O sogno Aura, che intorno spiri’, Recitative and Aria for Tenor and Orchestra, K. 431
    MOZART: ‘Per questa bella mano’, Aria for Bass, Double Bass obbligato and Orchestra, K. 612
    -INTERVAL-
    MOZART: Mass in C minor, K. 427

    Conductor: Daniel Harding
    Soprano: Lucy Crowe
    Soprano: Genia Kühmeier
    Tenor: Andrew Staples
    Bass: Georg Zeppenfeld

  • 20:00 21 Apr 2018 Philharmonie Berlin, BERLIN More info  

    MOZART Symphony No. 32 KV 318
    MOZART ‘Misero! O sogno…Aura, che intorno spiri’
    MOZART ‘Per questa bella mano’
    -Interval-
    MOZART Mass in C minor KV 427

    Conductor: Daniel Harding
    Soprano: Lucy Crowe
    Soprano: Genia Kühmeier
    Tenor: Andrew Staples
    Bass: Georg Zeppenfeld

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Discography

Interviews

Interview with the Daily Express – November 2014

Interview with the Guardian – May 2012

Interview with The Telegraph – May 2012