A Benefit Concert for Flood Victims of the Quad Cities Area
Aug
30
7:30 PM19:30

A Benefit Concert for Flood Victims of the Quad Cities Area

Lily—the 2019 first place winner of the National Federation of Music's Young Artist Competition and a 2004 graduate of Davenport Central High School—is joined by Dr. Marian Lee, Associate Professor of Piano at St. Ambrose University, for a recital on the Pleyel double grand piano.

Lily and Marian will perform songs and piano pieces which were premiered at Marguerite Baugnies de Saint-Marceaux's home, the Pleyel's original owner. The evening will include music of Debussy, Fauré, Hahn, Ravel, and de Falla.

All donations for this event will go to the Quad City Red Cross chapter for local flood relief.

This event is sponsored by the Federated Music Teachers Association of the Quad Cities.

Date: Friday, August 30th, 2019
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Place: Asbury United Methodist Church 1809 Mississippi Blvd., Bettendorf, Iowa

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Metropolitan Opera Guild: Master Class Così fan tutte
Jan
12
3:00 PM15:00

Metropolitan Opera Guild: Master Class Così fan tutte

Jane Marsh and three rising young singers explore the music of Despina, Fiordiligi, and Dorabella from Mozart and Da Ponte’s classic comedy of the sexes. A reception will follow the master class.
Featuring singers Lily Arbisser, Samina Aslam, Anna Laurenzo; pianist: Mitchell Cirker

This event is part of a series. To purchase tickets to all Masterly Singing events, please click here.

This session will be held in the Opera Learning Center, located on the 6th Floor of the Samuel B. and David Rose Building at Lincoln Center, 65th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue. For questions, please call the LCE Ticket Line at 212-769-7028, Monday-Friday 10am-4pm. 

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James Whitbourn's cantata "Annelies" with Princeton Pro Musica
Mar
15
4:00 PM16:00

James Whitbourn's cantata "Annelies" with Princeton Pro Musica

Lily once again solos with Princeton Pro Musica. This concert honors the life and legacy of Anne Frank, seventy-five years after her death. James Whitbourn’s haunting, moving music sets the words of her diary for chorus, soprano, and chamber ensemble.


Location: Richardson Auditorium on the Princeton University Campus
For more information and tickets CLICK HERE.

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Vocal Fellow at Ravinia's Steans Music Institute
Jul
29
to Aug 21

Vocal Fellow at Ravinia's Steans Music Institute

Lily is very excited to be joining the Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute as a fellow in the art song/opera program. Read below for concert and master class details!

All of the events listed take place on the Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute’s Campus in Bennet Gordon Hall.

Master Class with soprano Angel Blue

Date: August 9th
Time: 2:00 PM
You can watch live or later HERE.
Free and open to the public.

Concert: Songs from Around the World
Date: August 11th
Time: 2:00 PM
More information and live-stream link HERE.
Free and open to the public.

Concert: An Evening of German Lieder, narrated by Graham Johnson
Date: August 14th
Time: 6:00 PM
More information HERE.
Tickets: $12

Concert: Folksongs from Around the World
Date: August 17th
Time: 6:00 PM
More information HERE.
Tickets: $12

Concert: An Evening Featuring the Music of John Musto
Date: August 20th
Time: 6:00 PM
More information HERE.
Tickets: $12

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Verdi and Wolf at Surry Arts at the Barn
Jul
20
7:00 PM19:00

Verdi and Wolf at Surry Arts at the Barn

Lily teams up with bass-baritone Stephen L. Bryant and pianist Jason Wirth for a concert at Surry Arts at the Barn in Maine. Stephen and Lily sing music from La traviata, and the evening will also include art songs by Hugo Wolf and Fernando Obradors.

Location: Surry Arts at the Barn - 8 Cross Road, Surry, Maine 04684
TICKETS: $15 at the door

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Un bel dì: Beloved tunes from Puccini to Gershwin and beyond
Jun
27
1:00 PM13:00

Un bel dì: Beloved tunes from Puccini to Gershwin and beyond

Lily joins pianist Noah Palmer for a concert of beloved songs and arias at the National Council of Jewish Women New York as part of their Gerson Cultural Arts Series. Come hear music by Handel, Puccini, Gershwin, Bernstein, Weill and others!

Location: The National Council of Jewish Women - 241 West 72nd Street New York, NY 10023
Tickets: FREE Admission

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A recital of songs and arias by Primosch, de Falla, Puccini, Bernstein, and Gershwin
Jun
23
3:00 PM15:00

A recital of songs and arias by Primosch, de Falla, Puccini, Bernstein, and Gershwin

Following their performances in the National Federation of Music Club’s Young Artist competition, Lily and Jason are giving a concert in Sarasota, Florida. Join them for an afternoon of contemporary American composers, opera, and musical theater, as well as favorite pieces from art song literature.

Location: Temple Sinai Synagoguge - 4631 South Lockwood Ridge, Sarasota, FL 34231
Tickets: Free and open to the public. Doors open at 2:30 PM.

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Semi-finalist in the National Federation of Music Clubs Young Artist Competition
Jun
19
9:00 AM09:00

Semi-finalist in the National Federation of Music Clubs Young Artist Competition

Lily is a semi-finalist in the biennial National Federation of Music Clubs Young Artist Competition and heads to their convention in Jacksonville, Florida in June. She and frequent collaborator Jason Wirth will present a recital program of songs and arias by Schubert, Bizet, de Falla, Primosch, and Verdi.

Location: Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront in Jacksonville, Florida
For more information click HERE

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Dojoji - a chamber opera by Riyoichi Saito
May
14
7:30 PM19:30

Dojoji - a chamber opera by Riyoichi Saito

Lily makes her Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall debut in the role of Suzu in “Dojoji,” a new chamber opera by Riyoichi Saito. The event is a benefit concert for the New York Glaucoma Research Institute.

Location: Joan and Sanford I. Weill Recital Hall - 154 W 57th St, New York, NY 10019
Tickets: CLICK HERE to be taken to ticketing

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Hugo Wolf Lieder Masterclass taught by pianist Martin Katz
May
4
3:00 PM15:00

Hugo Wolf Lieder Masterclass taught by pianist Martin Katz

Lily sings with friend and collaborator Jason Wirth in a masterclass sponsored by the Five Boroughs Music Festival and the Brooklyn Art Song Society. Four singer/pianist duos will perform Lieder of Hugo Wolf and be coached by world renowned collaborative pianist Martin Katz. Lily and Jason will perform “Verschwiegene Liebe” (Eichendorff Lieder) and “So lasst mich scheinen” (Goethe Lieder).

Location: The Brooklyn Conservatory of Music - 58 Seventh Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11217
Tickets: FREE Admission
For more information click HERE

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"Leading Ladies Liberated" with New Camerata Opera
May
3
7:00 PM19:00

"Leading Ladies Liberated" with New Camerata Opera

Lily joins New Camerata Opera for a concert entitled “Leading Ladies Liberated: presenting the lives and works of three iconic divas in song and story: Isabella Colbran, Maria Malibran & Pauline Viardot-García".

New Camerata Opera celebrates the drama and passion of their multifaceted artistic lives by singing the arias they were famous for and the songs they composed in collaboration with A Modern Reveal, an online resource that promotes the songs & stories of women composers that you need to hear & know.

Location: The Flea Theater - 20 Thomas Street - New York, NY 10007
Tickets: $27 - Call: 212-226-0051 
For more information click HERE.


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Every Day Is A God: a modern art song concert
Mar
30
7:30 PM19:30

Every Day Is A God: a modern art song concert

Lily joins longtime collaborator Jason Wirth and many wonderful colleagues for a concert of art songs by contemporary American composers, including songs by Scott Wheeler, James Primosch, and Tom Cipullo.

Location: 244 Studios - 244 West 54th Street, Floor 10 - Street New York, NY 10019
Tickets: $10 suggested donation; Open to the public

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"To Music, To Joy" with Princeton Pro Musica
Nov
4
4:00 PM16:00

"To Music, To Joy" with Princeton Pro Musica

  • Richardson Auditorium, Princeton University (map)
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Lily joins Princeton Pro Musica as a soloist under the baton of Maestro Ryan Brandau for the opening concert of Pro Musica's 40th anniversary season, featuring Vaughan Williams’ gorgeous Serenade to Music, Brahms’ beautiful Nanie and Alto Rhapsody, Debussy’s Sirenes, and Beethoven’s matchless celebration, Ode to Joy from the Ninth Symphony.  

Location: Richardson Auditorium, 68 Nassau Street, Princeton, NJ
Tickets: For inquiries call - 609-683-5122
CLICK HERE for more information

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Monica in Gian-Carlo Menotti's "The Medium"
Oct
27
7:30 PM19:30

Monica in Gian-Carlo Menotti's "The Medium"

Lily revisits the role of Monica in Menotti’s “The Medium” with her friends at the Modern Opera Company at 244 Rehearsal Studios’ black box theater. This will be a Halloween themed pot luck. Come prepared to enjoy the show and some tomfoolery.

Location: 244 Rehearsal Studios - Black Box theater - 244 West 54th Street, 12th Floor
Tickets: $10 suggested donation
Click HERE for more information

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"Art After Dark" at the Affordable Art Fair with New Camerata Opera
Sep
27
6:00 PM18:00

"Art After Dark" at the Affordable Art Fair with New Camerata Opera

Lily joins the members of New Camerata Opera for a concert of operatic ensembles and Neopolitan songs, added entertainment for the Art Fair’s “Art After Dark” attendees. The Affordable Art Fair NYC returns to the Big Apple in September, with an array of thoughtfully curated exhibitors and a broad selection of original contemporary artwork for visitors to enjoy! And NCO will bring immersive opera to the event. The troupe will be strolling through the gallery as you peruse the artwork. Purchase your tickets to this event today!

Location: 125 West 18th Street NY, NY 10011
Tickets: $30
Click HERE for more information and to purchase tickets. Make sure you buy tickets to “Art After Dark” on the 27th, and your ticket will also be good for general admission during the rest of the week.”

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Songs of R. Schumann, Weill, Rachmaninoff, and Piazzolla
Aug
24
8:00 PM20:00

Songs of R. Schumann, Weill, Rachmaninoff, and Piazzolla

Lily joins her dear friend and long-time musical collaborator, Leo Treitler, for a fundraiser for the Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild. All proceeds go to the Guild. 

Location: BYRDCLIFFE Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, 36 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY
Tickets: $15 general admission or $13 for Byrdcliffe members
CLICK HERE for more information
 

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