Rebecca Humphrey

011R_MCPhoto_Quintet_LoResCellist 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. Presently Rebecca lives in the Philadelphia region and performs regularly with Washington Bach Consort, Pan Harmonia in Asheville, NC, and is a founding member of Kleine Kammermusik and Aurelio, both based in Philadelphia. She was principle cellist with Tempesta di Mare for seven years and appeared several times with Quicksilver. 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.