Photo by May Lyon 2013

​​​​​​​May Lyon is a composer, arranger, music educator and mezzo-soprano based in Melbourne.  Lyon's music explores a range of themes, from deep human emotions to mathematical concepts, as well as the lighter side of life. Stylistically eclectic, Lyon's compositions move from dramatic and intense, to quirky. Emotion, precision, duality and rhythm are all strong recurring elements.


Katy Abbot Kvasnica

Faye Dumont

Luke Hutton(MELD Ensemble)

Joseph Lallo - Saxophonist & Conductor

Robin Meiksins- Flautist

Kat Tsyrlin - Violinist / Violist 

​"I cannot imagine life without music, in all its various, beautiful forms. I see music as one of the markers for a healthy society, as well as being fascinated with its diversity. I wish to add to that. For me, to create music is part of being human."

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