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Lily O'Brien

Lily O'Brien is a freelance writer and editor with a passion for the performing arts. She has written feature articles and previews for a variety of publications including Downbeat, JazzTimes, Marin Arts & Culture, the San Francisco Chronicle, the Marin Independent Journal, and Strings magazine. She is a singer who has performed professionally in a variety of genres, and an avid world traveler and bicyclist.

Articles by this Author

Upcoming Concert
April 5, 2016

When necessity drove these award-winning classical musicians to experiment with jazz, their music-making got even better.

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Upcoming Concert
January 4, 2016

The chamber music series promises unique locations and treats for concertgoers.

More about Musica Marin »
Artist Spotlight
October 15, 2015

SFCV talks to the conductor about his time with the Marin Symphony and his vision for the future.

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Upcoming Concert
June 17, 2015

A new production in San Anselmo will have plenty of unusual ideas, dancing, and even some extra music.

More about Marin Baroque »
Feature Article
May 7, 2015

The small Marin-based orchestra is made up of seasoned professionals united in their love of making beautiful music.

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Choral Review
April 14, 2015

The relatively new group Cappella SF put on a heavenly concert at Mission Dolores Basilica.

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Upcoming Concert
March 10, 2015

Local composer Allan Shearer and his librettist Claudia Stevens have taken one strand of a great novel and brought it to the operatic stage.

More about Composers, Inc. »