THE LYRIC FEATURE – MUSICAL MUSES

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Musical Muses

In this 3 part series, Ian Fox tells the stories of the remarkable women who inspired, influenced and collaborated with some of the great composers.

Programme 2: Misia Godebski.

This is the story of an exceptional figure from the Belle Epoque. A gifted pianist and pupil of Fauré, she was a patron of many composers including Debussy and Stravinsky. She was painted by Renoir and Lautrec, appeared in Proust and helped establish Coco Chanel.

RTÉ lyric fm, Friday 23 August, 7pm-8pm