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Elizabeth Bishop, poet, 1911-1979 Poet Laureate of the United States from 1949-1950, Bishop won a Pulitzer Prize in 1956 and is considered one of the greatest American poets of the 20th century. One Art, her most well-known and celebrated work, was published in the New Yorker magazine in 1976. Laure Meloy, soprano & director of … More The Women Behind ONE ART
Sunday, 19 November, 2017 1pm National Opera Center 330 Seventh Avenue New York, NY 10001 Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/one-art-tickets-38672249740
Anyone labouring under the illusion that opera singers lead a glamorous life need to take a glance at my diary (pictured)…and this was for a pretty good gig, too. The ‘bus’ listed wasn’t for me, it was to remind me that I had enough time to take my (primary school age) son to the school … More Oh, the Glamour!
One Art is ready to Launch! Life affirming poetry by Elizabeth Bishop, set to music by Paula Kimper, performed by soprano Laure Meloy. The launch of an art song recording, and the World Premiere of the song set One Art, is presented in a unique opera/cabaret performance illustrating the life and loves of poet Elizabeth Bishop. … More One Art Launch & Premiere
The final installment in the song settings of Elizabeth Bishop poetry is now complete, and these new songs are ready for their debut (place and time TBC, with studio recording booked for July 2016.) To provide some background about the poet, the composer, and the artist subject of one of the songs (Objects & Apparitions), … More One Art: the Elizabeth Bishop songs are completed!
So pleased and honoured to be chosen as Runner Up to the Women in the Arts Award at the Kent Women in Business Awards. A fun and inspiring night, meeting many brave, smart, talented, and enterprising women. Thank you KWIB!
Pleased to announce that Femme Lunatique Productions’ Director Laure Meloy has been named as a finalist for the Kent Women in Business Awards! There is plenty of respectable competition in the Women in the Arts category. We will update you on the results after the awards ceremony on 11 March.
Femme Lunatique Productions Director Laure Meloy on the Kent Creative Live Radio Show, 10th November, 2015:
The second Elizabeth Bishop poem to be set by composer Paula Kimper, Casabianca was presented to a Kent Creative Live meeting on 1 December 2015…after the group was put through its paces in a mini Deliver Like a Diva workshop: