Francesca de Valence

2016 ARIA Update

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Monday, November 28, 2016



November 23, 2016 was my first ARIA Awards experience and second red carpet music awards. What an honour to have been in the voting pool for 4 categories. There were no nominations for me but when Sia and Bernard Fanning win your sections, it's just an honour to be there in the first place.  Read More

Flash Mob Choir - My First Commissioned Work

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Tuesday, October 18, 2016



My first commissioned composition was premiered over the weekend.  Read More

2016 ARIAs

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Tuesday, October 18, 2016



I'm in the voting for the ARIA Awards 2016.  Read More

"Songs of Love and War" tour with Emma Dean

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Monday, June 23, 2014



"Two heads have got to be better than one", came somewhere in the dialogue that Emma Dean and I had before we joined forces for a National tour with a bit of a twist.   Read More

"The Fighter" Music Video - Behind the Scenes

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Thursday, April 03, 2014



On March 21st, at 3am I excitedly awoke to get my hair and make up done for my third music video "The Fighter". The early start had all the feelings of a holiday road trip but with fake lashes and curls!  Read More

Oh Tassie, how I love thee

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Sunday, December 29, 2013



When you're a Queenslander it's only smart to head south for the summer. It was on my list of places to tour to in 2013 and finally I made it to Tassie in December. Read More

National Songwriting Awards

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Wednesday, December 11, 2013



It's not an ARIA or a Grammy... Read More

Discussion with the Artist - Brett Moffatt

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Friday, October 25, 2013

It is my great pleasure to introduce you to the work of Brett Moffatt, my esteemed artist collaborator and friend. Brett created the enigmatic artwork for the "Things That We Had Said" EP and I asked him to share with you his insight into the creative process for the cover art. Not only are his pictures beautiful, but so are his words... Read More

Josh Pyke, Flowers and Wine

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Monday, September 30, 2013

Every year in September 
We call that Spring in Australia
A spectacular array of flowers come out
For the bees, birds and tourists around
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To Your Arts Desire

Posted by Francesca de Valence on Sunday, September 08, 2013



The artist and his muse is an oft-played concept but one not so often seen in the living Brisbane landscape.  Read More