Whether you know her from HBO's Treme, as a featured soloist for Josh Groban and Chris Botti, or as a Julliard-trained violin virtuosa with a skyrocketing career, chances are Lucia Micarelli's talent has left you in stunned silence. Her incredible emotional vulnerability and technical perfection has won the ears and hearts of fans all over the world, including here in Chandler, Arizona. Last time she performed at Chandler Center for the Arts, she earned legions of fans, from members of local youth orchestras to newfound fans of classical music. Ahead of her return to Chandler Center for the Arts on February 23, we asked fans to submit their questions for Lucia Micarelli - and her answers are as wonderful as the music she performs on our stage.
How old were you when you started playing?
What is your favorite song to play?
Are there any pieces you find challenging?
How often do you practice? For how long?
What tips do you have for someone who is just starting to learn the violin?
What was it like touring with Josh Groban?
How do you feel about music's ability to heal?
What is your favorite thing about playing the violin?
If you could play a song with anyone, who would it be and why?
What do you love most about playing at Chandler Center for the Arts?
By popular demand, Chandler Center for the Arts is thrilled to once again present Lucia Micarelli, live on Sunday, February 23. Tickets and show info here.