Progetto Martha Argerich




Lily Maisky


Lily Maisky was born in Paris in 1987, moving to Brussels soon after. She began playing the piano at the age of four, with Lyl Tiempo, also studying with Hagit Kerbel, Olga Mogilevsky, Ilana Davids and Alan Weiss. Lily was a pupil at the Purcell School of Music from 2001 till 2004. She has received master classes from artists as Martha Argerich, Dmitri Bashkirov, Joseph Kalichstein, Evgeny Mogilevsky, Pavel Gililov, Vitali Margulis, Oleg Maisenberg and Marielle Labeque. She also participated in the Verbier Academy and the Oxford Philomusica piano courses. In 1997, Lily’s first public performance took place at Carnegie Hall. Concert appearances have taken her throughout Europe as well as the Far East. Lily has been invited to many renowned festivals such as the Freiburg Zelt Music Festival, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, the Franz Liszt Festival in Austria, Julian Rachlin and Friends in Dubrovnik, Rencontres de Bel Air in France, the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival, the Verbier Festival as well as the English Chamber Orchestra Music Cruise. She has performed solo and ensemble works in venues as the Royal Festival Hall in London, Vienna Concerthaus, Munich’s Prinzregentheater, Hamburg Leiszhalle, Venezia’s La Fenice, Bonn’s Beethoven Halle, Tokyo’s Suntory Hall, Rome’s Teatro Olimpico, Moscow Conservatory, Saint Petersburg Philarmonie and Buckingham Palace among others. She features on Mischa Maisky’s most recent recording on Deutsche Grammophon as well as an EMI release of chamber music performances live from Progetto Martha Argerich. She performed with such artists as Mischa Maisky, Julian Rachlin, Janine Jansen, Renaud Capuçon, Sergey Krylov, Nicholas Angelich, Frank Braley, Gérard Caussé, Chantal Juillet, Dora Schwarzberg.


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