Barbara Allen Hill
Highly regarded for her artistry and versatility, Barbara specializes in performing and recording the music of the Middle Ages through the present day. Recent solo performances include Mozart Coronation Mass, Pergolesi Stabat Mater Dolorosa, Clark Te Deum, as well as concert appearances with Seven Times Salt, Hesperus, The Henry Purcell Society of Boston, and the Cambridge Christmas Revels. As an ensemble member, she performs with Ensemble Altera, Emmanuel Music, and the GRAMMY-winning ensemble The Crossing. An enthusiastic supporter of new music, she especially enjoys the opportunity to premiere and record new works. Highlights include recording Gavin Bryars: The Fifth Century (2018 GRAMMY Award for Best Choral Performance), premiering Julia Wolfe’s “Fire in my mouth” with the NY Philharmonic and The Crossing in January 2019, and she is thrilled to be making her Carnegie Hall solo debut in Heidi Breyer’s “Amor Aeternus: A Requiem for the Common Man” in July 2022.