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Lily Francis, violin/viola


FrancisLily Francis is quickly establishing herself as one of the leading violinists/violists today.  Recently one of the top prize winners at the 2009 ARD Music Competition (violin) in Munich, she is also a consummate chamber musician, and was a member of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center CMS Two program from 2006-09.  This season sees her as guest concertmaster with the Munich Chamber Orchestra, on the road with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, and on BBC Radio with the Aronowitz Ensemble.  A graduate of the Curtis Institute and New England Conservatory, Ms. Francis is a Professor of Chamber Music and Violin at the Bruckner Universität in Linz, Austria.  She plays an 1846 Pierre Silvestre violin and a 2004 Marco Coppiardi viola.


Be sure to hear Lily Francis’s 2015 Festival performance:

Saturday, July 25, 5:00PM
Bach Goldberg Variations

Sunday, July 26, 6:00PM
Piano and Clarinet Quintets

Monday, July 27, 6:00PM
Piano and Clarinet Quintets

Wednesday, July 29, 7:30PM
Miró Quartet Plays Beethoven

Thursday, July 30, 6:00PM
Miró Quartet Plays Beethoven

Saturday, August 1, 5:00PM
Vivaldi & Bach