Laura Mvula Biography (Wikipedia)
Laura Mvula (née Douglas; born 23 April 1987 is a British recording artist, songwriter and composer. Her debut album, Sing to the Moon, was released on 4 March 2013 with an orchestral re-recording released on 11 August 2014. Her second album, The Dreaming Room, was released in 2016. Both albums were received to critical acclaim and garnered Mercury Prize nominations.
- The London Contemporary Voices Choir cover 'Green Garden'https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05rr3rq.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05rr3rq.jpg2017-12-24T09:00:00.000ZHere is a bespoke cover of Laura Mvula's 'Green Garden' by the London Contemporary Voices Choirhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05rqg5j
The London Contemporary Voices Choir cover 'Green Garden'
- The London Contemporary Voices Choir cover 'Laura'https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05rstrx.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05rstrx.jpg2017-12-24T09:00:00.000ZHere is a bespoke cover of Bat For Lashes 'Laura' by the London Contemporary Voices Choirhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05rqg6g
The London Contemporary Voices Choir cover 'Laura'
- The London Contemporary Voices Choir in sessionhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05rstfl.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05rstfl.jpg2017-12-24T09:00:00.000ZThe London Contemporary Voices Choir join Mary Anne to perform five bespoke covers, including a Christmas carol!https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05rqlbc
The London Contemporary Voices Choir in session
- Laura Mvula's "Sing to the Moon" as you haven't heard it beforehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0580psb.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0580psb.jpg2017-07-07T10:57:00.000ZEric Whitacre conducts the BBC Singers in Laura Mvula's beautiful song.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0580n9f
Laura Mvula's "Sing to the Moon" as you haven't heard it before
- Lauren Laverne announces the nominees for the Mercury Prize 2016https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p043l8qq.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p043l8qq.jpg2016-08-04T10:00:00.000ZLauren introduces the shortlist and explains how the public can vote for this year's award.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p043lc1k
Lauren Laverne announces the nominees for the Mercury Prize 2016
- David Bowie Prom in 3 minuteshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0431j3x.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0431j3x.jpg2016-07-30T08:57:00.000ZWith Neil Hannon, Amanda Palmer, John Cale, Conor O’Brien, Marc Almond, Paul Buchanan, Anna Calvi and the musicians' collective s t a r g a z e conducted by André de Ridder.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0431k8w
David Bowie Prom in 3 minutes
- Laura Mvula - Glastonbury 2016 Highlightshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zk5dl.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03zk5dl.jpg2016-07-26T22:59:00.000ZThird time's a charm. This totally applies to Laura Mvula's returning Pyramid Stage show.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03zlfsc
Laura Mvula - Glastonbury 2016 Highlights
- Laura Mvula wants to snog Chris Martinhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03z4qrl.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03z4qrl.jpg2016-06-22T15:43:00.000ZLaura discusses her motivation for this year's Glastonbury and Annie comes up with some ideas of how she can make it happen.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03z4qtj
Laura Mvula wants to snog Chris Martin
- Laura Mvula tells us what she's up to for #BBCMusicDay !https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03tlm6v.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03tlm6v.jpg2016-06-03T11:12:00.000ZLaura tells us who'll be joining her at Edenhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03x5cyc
Laura Mvula tells us what she's up to for #BBCMusicDay !
- A wake up call for Laura Mvula!https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03tlm6v.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03tlm6v.jpg2016-05-19T05:29:00.000ZGrimmy gives Laura Mvula an early bird call in advance of her her Live Lounge appearance.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03vmpm9
A wake up call for Laura Mvula!
- Laura Mvula talks to Stuart Maconiehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03knpnn.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03knpnn.jpg2016-02-25T15:52:00.000ZLaura Mvula talks to Stuart about her ambition to become a musician and working with her family.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03knpny
Laura Mvula talks to Stuart Maconie
- Laura Mvula Proms 2014https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p024yjmn.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p024yjmn.jpg2014-08-17T09:24:00.000ZLaura Mvula down the line talking about Proms 2014https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p024yjvg
Laura Mvula Proms 2014
- Laura Mvula chats with Markhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p024hvz2.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p024hvz2.jpg2014-08-09T11:36:00.000ZMark Radcliffe is joined by singer-songwriter Laura Mvula.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p024hwfk
Laura Mvula chats with Mark
- Laura Mvula on stage fright, violin lessons and Elgarhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01m8bbz.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01m8bbz.jpg2013-11-26T18:22:00.000ZLaura Mvula on learning the violin and her love for Elgar's Introduction and Allegro.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01m8bf6
Laura Mvula on stage fright, violin lessons and Elgar
- Laura Mvula - Behind The Songhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01k2s0b.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01k2s0b.jpg2013-10-21T11:42:00.000ZLaura Mvula discusses Sing To The Moon.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01k2v0y
Laura Mvula - Behind The Song
- Laura Mvula chats to Mark Radcliffehttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01f9y91.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01f9y91.jpg2013-08-16T16:37:00.000ZSinger-songwriter Laura Mvula chats to Mark about her album Sing to the Moon.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01f9ybl
Laura Mvula chats to Mark Radcliffe
- Laura Mvula chats with MistaJamhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01cvpdh.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01cvpdh.jpg2013-07-16T13:27:00.000ZLaura Mvula joins MistaJam in the studio for a chat about her musical direction and her last performance.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01cvpfb
Laura Mvula chats with MistaJam
- Laura Mvula chats to Ceryshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p018ngr0.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p018ngr0.jpg2013-06-05T12:00:00.000ZLaura Mvula joined Cerys - hear clips from her session tracks and the full interview.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p018nhb9
Laura Mvula chats to Cerys
Laura Mvula Tracks
Past BBC Events
Mercury Prize: 2016
Proms 2016: Prom 19: David Bowie Prom
6 Music at Bestival
Proms 2014: Prom 45: Late Night with … Laura Mvula
Latest Laura Mvula News
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Andreya Triana - Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park 2016 Highlights
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Lauren Laverne announces the nominees for the Mercury Prize 2016
Michael Kiwanuka - Glastonbury 2016 Highlights