Lucy is originally from Boston and has performed in Boston Sinfonia on and off since 1999. In 2003 she completed a degree in music at the University of York and she went on to do a Masters in Classical String Performance at the University of Limerick in Ireland. She now lives in York where she is a freelance violinist and teaches privately. She is one half of the duo York Barbican Players with pianist David Hammond and they have had a concert series in St Helen's Church in York for the last two years. In recent years Lucy has also performed with Sinfonia Bucureºti in Romania and in venues in Bath, Worksop and Gateshead.