Rebecca Humphrey, Cello and Viola da Gamba
Cellist Rebecca Humphrey recently moved from Melbourne, Australia where she was a founding member of Pleiades and performed regularly with the Eclectus Consort, the Australian Chamber Choir and the Australian Baroque Ensemble. Rebecca lives in Philadelphia, PA, where she is an active freelancer. She has performed as a core member of Tempesta di Mare, and was a founding member of Aurelio and The Merion Trio. She spents much of her time playing in Washington DC and has appeared with Washington Bach Consort, in Baltimore with the Handel Singers of Baltimore, and in New York City with Rebel and Quicksilver. She is a founding member of Belladonna Baroque Quartet, which has toured widely in the United States, Brazil and in Europe. Rebecca lived in Switzerland for three years where she was the principle cellist for Luzern Kammerensemble and in Basel with Capriccio Basel. Her recordings with Tempesta di Mare on the Chandos Label have received wide acclaim, and the group has toured extensively with their Handel’s “Flaming Rose”, featuring soprano, Julianne Baird.