La Belle Époque Duo will perform in Jecklin’s, historical Music House in Zurich on Friday December 11, . It is especially a honour for La Belle Époque Duo to perform in one of the sacred temples of classical music in Zurich, especially during advent time, when the city shows its truest and warmest colours. Jecklin is part of Zurich’s cultural […]
My paper on Morton Feldman’s Neither was selected to feature at the American Comparative Literature Association Conference at Harvard University.
My interdisciplinary, practice-led project on twentieth-century musical monodrama.
My research report on the artistic work on musical monodrama I did in 2013-14 was published by online journal Music + Practice, issue 2, October 2015. The article, entitled ‘Female Epiphanies in Twentieth- and Twenty-First-Century Monodrama: Experimental Study and Artistic Production’ was submitted two year ago, therefore is a little out of date. Here is a […]
My project on twentieth-century musical monodrama has been awarded a two-year fellowship from the Irish Research Council. The project will be hosted at Maynooth University.
I am just back to Switzerland after a stimulating year as a Lecturer in Performance and in Musicology in Ireland, waiting for answers from job applications, and travelling around Europe to showcase my artistic research project and my musicological work.
After almost a whole year planning and preparation, Monodrama I, the first work object of my artistic project, was finally performed in Bath Spa University, and produced by Bath Spa Live. Monodrama I was part of the soirée New Vocalities, dedicated to the work of great avant-garde singer Cathy Berberian. The production was possible thanks to support […]
I celebrated my return to Ireland after my summer holidays performing my ‘Pardon My English’ for Heritage Week. I was accompanied by Maestro Antonio Cascelli, a very talented pianist and musicologist, who also happens to be a very good friend and colleague of mine here in Ireland. We enjoyed playing in magnificent Castletown House, Ireland’s largest […]
It was a very exciting experience, that of promoting myself as a Wedding Singer at the 2012 Wedding Show held at the Hotel Sabbia D’Oro in Marina di Gioiosa Jonica (RC). The event was organised by Ideeventi, and showcased a number of professionals involved in the wedding sector. It was a very first time with […]
It was a real pleasure for me to open Stephen Davies‘ exhibition “Inhale/Exhale” at the Art Café in Winchester. The exhibition by the New Zealand artist featured beautiful paintings by the theme of inhalation and nature, and the venue provided a suggestive and cozy atmosphere for my performance. I came up with a programme of songs by a theme that could evoke […]