The heartbeat  of TSLR is Sue Casson's catalogue of songs.

 

A poet of the piano, her expressive lyrics are matched by memorable melodies in music ranging from haunting torchsongs to witty pastiche by way of musical storytelling.

 

Over a long career, Casson has written songs for radio and TV, for the theatre, cabaret, and the concert hall.

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In 2021, Casson's songs will provide a backbone to

 

Dreams of Peace & Freedom

The Curse and Two Tigers

 

They also feature in Lily Casson's I Heart Musicals 

 

She will be be writing new material for

Natural Laws of Communication.

Casson's catalogue is licensed to TSLR Ltd on a project by project basis

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'witty lyrics, soaring melodies'

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Selected Credits

 

CDs

The Happy Prince by Sue Casson - original cast recording Dress Circle records

Tutankhamun All Wrapped Up - Sue Casson & The Brannick Academy

Elegantly Wasted - Sue Casson & The Brannick Academy

 

BBC Radio 2 Night Ride - 5 seasons featuring Casson's original songs with her band Premier Cru. BBC Radio 3 Cocktails with Kit & The Widow, BBC Radio 4 - Stop the Week, Word of Mouth, The Usual Suspects, Cut the Mustard, Pen to Paper.

 

Music & Song commissions for CBBC TV - Melvin & Maureen's Music-a-grams, Millie's Models and Superbods and BBC Schools radio.

 

Collaborations with poet Simon Rae including - Persephone (Grimeborne Opera Festival) and Requiem (Edinburgh and London Fringe) two seasons Edinburgh Fringe Singing the News.

 

Additional theatre music - A Christmas Carol (ADG - Gothenburg) The Importance of being Earnest (ADG - European tour)

The Lights Twinkle Sometimes (Jermyn Street Theatre)