MEET THE ARTIST
Ann Marie Falcone
Ann Marie Falcone is a performing composer, master teacher, and writer. She writes and composes art songs, opera, essays, and other works. As a young person she was selected to sing in the Children’s Bach Choir of Bethlehem and was cast in various musicals. As an adult, she sang as soprano section leader and soloist at Euclid Avenue Congregational Church for six years, as a chorister with Opera Circle, and as a soprano in CityMusic Cleveland Orchestra’s project of Verdi’s Requiem. With clarinet, she performed in the Catalina Chamber Orchestra and Youngstown Symphonies. She earned a B.M. from Northwestern University, an M.M. from The University of Arizona, and completed an M.F.A. in Creative Writing in nonfiction with accents in fiction and publishing at Chatham University. She’s having fun as an all-around Elf collaborator. See https://www.falconecreationsinthemaking.com to hear snippets of clarinet and voice concerts and practices, or watch a video of her compositions, or see Facebook for public video posts.