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Fiddler Gaelynn Lea's Creativity Reinvents The Ordinary

18 hours ago

Violinist, composer and singer songwriter Gaelynn Lea produces 21st century music in a style rooted in classical, Celtic and traditional folk. The 2016 winner of NPR's Tiny Desk Contest is also a disability rights advocate and an in-demand speaker, particularly concerning osteogenesis imperfecta ("brittle bone disease"), a condition that she’s had all her life.

Lea is the guest on this episode of "Musician's Spotlight"

(Broadcast: "Musician's Spotlight,"  6/22/17 and 9/21/17. Listen on the radio Thursdays, 7:30 p.m., or via podcast.)