Born in Staffordshire, soprano Lucy Crowe studied at the Royal Academy of Music, London, where she is now a Fellow.
With repertoire ranging from Purcell, Handel and Mozart to Donizetti’s Adina, Verdi’s Gilda and Janáček’s Vixen, she has sung with opera companies throughout the world, including the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Glyndebourne Festival, English National Opera, Teatro Real, Madrid, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Bayerische Staatsoper and Metropolitan Opera, New York.
In concert, Crowe has performed with many of the world’s finest orchestras and conductors including City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra with Emmanuelle Haïm, Sakari Oramo and Andris Nelsons, Berliner Philharmoniker with Daniel Harding and Nelsons, Wiener Philharmoniker with Nelsons, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment with Richard Egarr, Scottish Chamber Orchestra with Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Monteverdi Choir & Orchestra with Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia with Sir Antonio Pappano and London Symphony Orchestra with Sir Simon Rattle.
A committed recitalist she has appeared at the Royal Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Carnegie Hall, New York, and the Aldeburgh, Edinburgh, Mostly Mozart and Salzburg Festivals. She is a regular guest at the BBC Proms and Wigmore Hall, London.