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Monday, April 22, 2013
Lily's on the move
Last month was a wonderful whirlwind of music making in Brittany, Lithuania and Finland and I’m happy to say that my fingers have nearly thawed out from the Helsinki snowstorm!
It’s been a few years since I was last in Brittany so it was very exciting to return for the Bono Winter School and teach alongside such an inspiring group of musicians! In Vilnius I performed for the Saint Patrick’s Day events for the Embassy in Ireland.
My performance was in The Tolerance Center of the Vilna Gaon State Jewish Museum, which has a beautiful theatre with a remarkable history; I was very proud to perform there. My last stop was Helsinki, where I coached students at my alma mater The Sibelius Academy (and braved a few snowstorms!).
Next up are two performances in the Washington, D.C. area: