Lili Ahopelto

Lili Ahopelto is a Toronto-based pianist currently studying under the tutelage of Emily Chiang in the University of Toronto Piano Performance Program. She received her ARCT in Piano Performance from the Royal Conservatory at age 17. Lili has won numerous awards from the Woodstock Rotary Music Festival and Kiwanis Music Festivals in London, Stratford, and Toronto, including attending the Ontario Music Festival Association Provincial finals three times. Lili enjoys teaching piano and music theory; her students have received honours from their RCM exams. She plays in a variety of styles, such as classical, pop, folk, and musical theatre, and she is also an accomplished accordionist who can be seen performing on accordion as a licensed TTC subway musician.