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

© Marco Borggreve

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 UK and Europe, including the Royal Opera, Covent Garden, the Glyndebourne Festival, English National Opera, the Deutsche Oper Berlin and the Bavarian State Opera. She made her US operatic debut as Iole in Handel’s ‘Hercules’ for Chicago Lyric Opera, reprising the role for the Canadian Opera Company, and she made her debut with the Metropolitan Opera, New York as Servilia in ‘La clemenza di Tito’, returning earlier this season for Adele ‘Die Fledermaus’.

On the concert platform she is much in demand with the world’s major orchestras and conductors and she has appeared at the Aldeburgh, Edinburgh, Salzburg and Tanglewood Festivals and at the Mostly Mozart Festival in New York. She is a regular guest at London’s Wigmore Hall and other recital appearances include New York’s Carnegie Hall and Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw.

Highlights in her 2016/17 season include the title-role in ‘Rodelinda’ for the Teatro Real, Madrid and Ismene ‘Mitridate’ for the Royal Opera and, on the concert platform she appears with the Leipzig Gewandhausorchester and LSO under Gardiner, the Philadelphia Orchestra with Nézet-Séguin, the LPO with Elder, the Accademia Santa Cecilia Orchestra with Pappano and the Boston Symphony Orchestra with Nelsons.


Performance Schedule

  • 19:00 09 Aug 2017 Edinburgh Festival Theatre, EDINBURGH 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 11 Aug 2017 Edinburgh Festival Theatre, EDINBURGH 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 12 Aug 2017 Edinburgh Festival Theatre, EDINBURGH 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 17 Aug 2017 Rose Theater, NEW YORK 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: Zoltán Megyesi
    Commendatore: Kristinn Sigmundsson
    Zerlina: SYLVIA SCHWARTZ
    Masetto: Matteo Peirone

    Budapest Festival Orchestra

  • 19:00 19 Aug 2017 Rose Theater, NEW YORK 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: Zoltán Megyesi 
    Commendatore: Kristinn Sigmundsson
    Zerlina: SYLVIA SCHWARTZ
    Masetto: Matteo Peirone

    Budapest Festival Orchestra

  • 17:00 20 Aug 2017 Rose Theater, NEW YORK More info  

    Conductor: Iván Fischer

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

    Budapest Festival Orchestra

  • 19:30 09 Sep 2017 Royal Albert Hall, LONDON More info  

    KODALY: Te Deum

    Conductor: Sakari Oramo

    Soprano: LUCY CROWE
    Mezzo-soprano: CHRISTINE RICE
    Tenor: Ben Johnson
    Bass: John Relyea

    BBC Symphony Orchestra
    BBC Symphony Chorus
    BBC Singers

  • 19:00 21 Sep 2017 Mupa, BUDAPEST More info  

    MOZART ‘Don Giovanni’

  • 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

Performance Schedule

  • 19:00 09 Aug 2017
    Edinburgh Festival Theatre, EDINBURGH

    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 11 Aug 2017
    Edinburgh Festival Theatre, EDINBURGH

    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 12 Aug 2017
    Edinburgh Festival Theatre, EDINBURGH

    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 17 Aug 2017
    Rose Theater, NEW YORK

    MOZART ‘Don Giovanni’

    Conductor: Iván Fischer

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

    Budapest Festival Orchestra

  • 19:00 19 Aug 2017
    Rose Theater, NEW YORK

    MOZART ‘Don Giovanni’

    Conductor: Iván Fischer

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

    Budapest Festival Orchestra

  • 17:00 20 Aug 2017
    Rose Theater, NEW YORK

    Conductor: Iván Fischer

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

    Budapest Festival Orchestra

  • 19:30 09 Sep 2017
    Royal Albert Hall, LONDON

    KODALY: Te Deum

    Conductor: Sakari Oramo

    Soprano: LUCY CROWE
    Mezzo-soprano: CHRISTINE RICE
    Tenor: Ben Johnson
    Bass: John Relyea

    BBC Symphony Orchestra
    BBC Symphony Chorus
    BBC Singers

  • 19:00 21 Sep 2017
    Mupa, BUDAPEST

    MOZART ‘Don Giovanni’

  • 15:30 23 Sep 2017
    Mupa, BUDAPEST

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

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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