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Musical Story Time

  • Cotuit Library 871 Main St. Cotuit, Ma. United States (map)

Join us for musical story time with Fanny Wyrick-Flax and Andrea Profili featuring Leo Lionni's "Frederick," Peter Spier's "The Fox Went Out On A Chilly Night" and special sing-alongs! Children of all ages are welcome as we sing together and learn about the flute, violin, and guitar.

Based in New York City, conductor and violinist Andrea Profili is music director of American Youth Orchestra and executive director of Orchestrating Dreams, as well as a founding board member of TheBachStore. She has been a guest lecturer at Carnegie Hall's Music Educators Workshop and the LA Phil: Take a Stand Symposium and in 2015 collaborated with Fundación Musical Simón Bolivar and UpbeatNYC to prepare the first binational youth orchestra of Venezuela and the United States. Andrea is a Sistema Fellow graduate of New England Conservatory, and has a B.M in violin performance and a M.M Ed. from Converse College. Visit Andrea's website at www.andreaprofili.com.


Fanny Wyrick-Flax is a flutist, storyteller, and nonprofit consultant based in New York City. An avid proponent of new music, she is the core flutist of Contemporaneous and has performed at MATA, Prototype, and Fringe Festivals. Fanny has also performed with ensembles including New Jersey Symphony, American Ballet Theatre, and American Symphony Orchestra. A musical storyteller with a passion for reaching young audiences, Fanny designs and performs interactive programs featuring picture books set to music. She has been a visiting storyteller at libraries and pre-K programs throughout the northeast. Fanny holds degrees from New England Conservatory (MM flute performance), Bard College Conservatory of Music (BM in flute performance), and Bard College (BA in mathematics). Visit Fanny's website at www.fannywyrickflax.com.

This program is free but please register at cotuitlibrary.org/events--activities or contact the Library.

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