Melanie Wilson is a U.K. based multi-disciplinary performance maker. Her acclaimed work is founded on the contemporary interplay between sound art, experimental forms of composition, language and live performance, and is under-pinned by political interest.

Current work:

Composition and sound for short film Where I Go (When I Can’t Be Where I Am), a BBC Culture in Quarantine commission, available now on iPlayer.

Libretto for Current, Rising, a VR opera with Royal Opera House, composed by Samantha Fernando and directed by Netia Jones, opening in November 2020.

Melanie has been selected as one of Sound and Music’s New Voices 2020, funded by PRS Foundation, Ralph Vaughn Williams Trust and Arts Council England.

Melanie is currently composing a new music/opera performance about radical parenthood, co-written by Jessica Latowicki and supported by Royal Court Theatre, PRS Foundation’s Open Fund and Royal Opera House.

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