Other Projects

Here are some of our other creative undertakings and involvements!

1414680278_butterfly_fiddleThe Butterly Swindlers

A duo of Lucia Thomas on fiddle and Chad Elwell on guitar, playing a mix of Celtic, Americana, and original material. Photo on 2013-04-17 at 17.52

Cycling Trobairitz

In 2013, Lucia spent a year bicycling across Europe, most of that time in the Balkans. Check out her blog from that trip and the original music the trip inspired.

1463547_861381840568381_1502797042017537735_nMiddle East Music Ensemble

Lucia and Sam both occasionally play with this wonderful orchestra at the University of Chicago, which performs Turkish, Persian, and Arabic music.