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#savethearts Jess Murphy: 'I launched a live music protest outside Parliament'
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#savethearts Jess Murphy: 'I launched a live music protest outside Parliament'

Credit: Hannan ImagesViolinist and actor Jess Murphy is one of the creatives that made the magic happen on Marie Claire’s Francesca Hayward digital cover shoot. She’s also played with Kasabian and ELO, but this October she took part in her most important gig of all – playing outside Parliament with 400 protesting musicians. As part of Marie Claire’s #savethearts campaign, she explains why Let Music Live means so much As for so many of us who work in the arts, every single gig I had was cancelled. I had a baby in January, so I’d not been expecting to work until the end of May, but I had many festival dates booked over the summer with Sophie Ellis-Bextor and was looking forward to a European tour with ELO in the early autumn. I’m also an actor, primarily in theatre...