Sorry for the lack of activity lately. I’m back at work full-time (yay!) and have another assessment due on 21st April. I have a lot of music and poetry links/ideas to post, and a few poem ideas. I’m also trying a new type of poetry reading video, which I hope to share more about soon.Continue reading “Update”
I’m hoping to form a collaboration with a musician for my creative writing masters’ assessment. I want to create two pieces, one where the musician writes music based on one of my poems, and one where I write a poem based on one of the musician’s work. The form/style is negotiable/will be part of theContinue reading “Musician wanted for poetry/music collaboration”
Paul Cree is a poet whose poetry is heavily influenced by music.
Maggie Sawkins is the founder of Tongues & Grooves, a poetry and music club.
Another poetry group/event that uses poetry and music at its events.
Chris Hardy and his band LiTTLe MACHiNe perform both music and poetry. http://www.little-machine.com/
An amazing example of a poetry and music collaboration performance.
This Lunar Poetry Podcast about Rosemary Tonks includes information about a poetry and music collaboration the poet once did:
Another example of Spoken Word poetry that works with music. https://www.theantipoet.co.uk/
Someone on my course recommended Echoes and Edges to me for my poetry and music research. They’re perfect, exactly what I was imaging and looking for. I want to either try contacting them or submitting work to them very soon. I’m hoping to write/create something for my master class this term using my poetry andContinue reading “Echoes and Edges”