© Cheryl Frances-Hoad 2019

Something More Than Mortal

For Solo Soprano
(2016) 4 minutes

Programme note


Something More than Mortal was commisssioned by Frances M Lynch as part of Electric Voice Theatre’s Minerva Scientifica project. The work sets excerpts of letters written by Ada Lovelace and takes melodic and rhythmic inspiration from the mathematics on which Ada worked, and the notes of her name. It was premiered by Frances at The Book Club in Shoreditch, London on the 1st August 2016.

© Cheryl Frances-Hoad, 2016

Performance history (post-premiere)

1st August 2018 - Frances M Lynch at The Herschel Museum of Astrology, Bath, UK

10th March 2018 - Frances M. Lynch at Southampton Science and Engineering Festival, UK 

3rd October 2017 - Frances M. Lynch at The Old Town Hall Arts Centre, Hemel Hempstead, UK 

28th and 29th April 2017 - Frances M. Lynch at The Fossil Festival, Lyme Regis, UK 

17th March 2017 - Frances M, Lynch at The Edge, Bath, UK

4th March 2017 - Frances M. Lynch at G Live, Guildford, UK 

22nd February 2017 - Frances M. Lynch, at The Science Museum, London, UK