The Winners’ Concert of the Hawai’i Public Radio International Art Song Contest, including a 15 minute selection from One Art, will be broadcast tomorrow, 21 April 2018. More information here: Singing and Other Sins, HPR Advertisements
Selected sections of the monodrama One Art will be presented at a couple of venues in Kent very soon: BroadstairsLit Yarrow Hotel Broadstairs 25 February 2018 7:30 pm POW! Festival Thanet The Lido Cliftonville Margate 9 March 2018 8:00 pm
Here is a link to the One Art portion of the HPR finalists broadcast:
Very pleased to announce that a track from ONE ART was chosen as a winner in the Hawai’i Public Radio International Art Song Contest. The winners’ concert will be broadcast in early 2018 (exact date and time TBC), featuring a 15 minute mini-recital selected from the CD ONE ART. The semi-finalist concert was played on Singing … More ONE ART wins International Art Song Contest on HPR
Thanks to The Sybaritic Singer for this recent profile: http://sybariticsinger.com/2017/11/08/oneart/
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!