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Lisa Marie Simmons

“I find in writing songs that I’m often walking that thin line – I’m trying to make a personal, individual experience universal,” muses singer-songwriter Lisa Marie Simmons.   From homebase on the coast of Italy’s beautiful Lake Garda, Simmons collaboratively leads two different ensembles – Hippie Tendencies and NoteSpeak – with keyboardist, arranger, and songwriter Marco Cremaschini, each deeply but differently informed by Simmons’ own struggles and triumphs.  Born in Colorado Springs (CO), Simmons survived several troubled adoptions and foster homes. She found solace in singing and was featured soloist with the Boulder Youth Choir

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Article: Interview

Lisa Marie Simmons: New NoteSpeak in Ya Ear

Read "Lisa Marie Simmons: New NoteSpeak in Ya Ear" reviewed by Chris M. Slawecki


From their homebase in Lombardia, on the coast of Lake Garda in Italy, Lisa Marie Simmons and Marco Cremaschini share complementary creative skills as the lyrical and musical souls behind NoteSpeak: Poet, singer and songwriter Simmons crafts and delivers the lyrics while Cremaschini directs the sounds swirling around her as co-composer, pianist, and musical director.

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Track of the Day

Returning from Pluto

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Label: Self Produced
Released: 2019
Duration: 6:29

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News: Crowdfunding Campaign

For Notespeak, Peace Is The Word

For Notespeak, Peace Is The Word

Lisa Simmons and Marco Cremaschini have announced that they are raising funds on IndieGoGo for NoteSpeak, a unique collaboration that intertwines poetical and musical forms to raise awareness of real-life triumphs and struggles around the world. NoteSpeak will explore creative paths formerly established by such artists as The Last Poets, Gil Scott-Heron, and Brian Jackson, but ...

Album

Identity

Label: Alfamusic
Released: 2014

Album

Hippie Tendencies

Label: Penthar Music
Released: 2011


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