LILLY (aka Lilly-Ann Hertzman) is a singer, songwriter, composer and producer who has received great reviews for creating evocative songs and soundscapes of a rare kind and with a personal expression and sound. On Dec 1st 2017 LILLY released her 4th album titled Tenderly (feat. GILAD HEKSELMAN), that received 5 STARS in the first review with fine words like: One of the recent years best Danish vocaljazzalbums! and The voice and the guitar is like a match made in heaven”. Lilly has played, recorded and collaborated with some of the finest, most talented and versatile creative musicians in Scandinavia, Europe and US. Among others Lew Soloff (US), Aaron Parks (US), Gilad Hekselman (ISR), Gustaf Ljunggren (S), Anders AC Christensen (DK), Jonas Berg (S), Jeppe Kjellberg (DK), Thommy Andersson (S), Krister Jonsson (S), Michael Finding (DK).
She has released two highly acclaimed albums with lyrics in English, Before The Crossing (2005) and Love Is A Sound (2009) and in 2016 she released her third album, and the first with lyrics in Danish, titled Menneskeblomst, a selfinvented word that means Humanflower. On December 1st 2017 she releases hear fourth album, which is a duo album with the New York based and Israelian born jazzguitarist, Gilad Hekselman.
Her inspirations and influences are many and goes across genres like jazz, singersongwriter, folk(lore) and pop. Her origins also cross borders, with a mother from Japan and a father from Denmark.