From: Staffordshire, England. LA Opera: Morgana in Alcina (2021, debut); title role in Rodelinda (2023).
Lucy Crowe studied at the Royal Academy of Music, where she is a Fellow.
With repertoire ranging from Purcell, Handel and Mozart to Donizetti’s Adina and Verdi’s Gilda, she has sung with opera companies and orchestras throughout the world, including the Royal Opera, Covent Garden, Glyndebourne Festival, English National Opera, Teatro Real Madrid, Deutsche Oper Berlin, Bavarian State Opera, Metropolitan Opera, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonic, Vienna Philharmonic, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Monteverdi Orchestra, Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia and London Symphony Orchestra.
Recent opera appearances include her debut at Dutch National Opera in the title role of Rodelinda, Poppea in Agrippina at the Royal Opera House, Susanna in The Marriage of Figaro at the Metropolitan Opera and Pamina in The Magic Flute at the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona.
Appearances for the 2022/23 season include a return to the Royal Opera House for Musetta in La Boheme. The season's highlights in concert include a European tour of Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis with the Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra, also performed at the BBC Proms, Mozart’s Great Mass in C minor with the Dunedin Consort, Haydn’s The Creation with the Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest and with the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks (BRSO), concerts of Haydn and Schubert arias also with the BRSO, Morgana in Alcina with Les Violons du Roy in Quebec and Montreal, and her debut with the Cleveland Orchestra for concerts of selected Mozart arias.
In recital she has appeared at the Concertgebouw, Carnegie Hall, Aldeburgh, Edinburgh, Mostly Mozart and Salzburg Festivals and the BBC Proms. She has a vast discography. Her debut disc for Linn records featuring Berg, Strauss, and Schoenberg was released in the summer of 2021. She received a Grammy nomination in 2021 for Best Opera Recording for Janáček’s The Cunning Little Vixen with the London Symphony Orchestra and conductor Sir Simon Rattle.