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Cellist Thomas Wiebe is well-known as a soloist and chamber musician.
He has performed on numerous occasions as a guest artist with Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra and Orchestra London Canada. He has also been heard as soloist with the Juilliard Orchestra at Lincoln Center in New York, and with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra. He has recorded for CBC, Centrediscs, Doremi and Bowl labels.
Thomas Wiebe is also cellist with the Duke Trio, along with violinist Mark Fewer and pianist Peter Longworth. Besides his performances with the Duke Trio, he plays regularly with Toronto’s Art of Time Ensemble, and with other leading chamber musicians.
In 2016, along with violinists Scott St. John and Erika Raum and violist Sharon Wei, Mr. Wiebe launched the Rebelheart Collective, which plays quartet repertoire, and performs with advanced string students and the El Sistema Aeolian Hall ensemble in London, Ontario, Canada.
Mr. Wiebe studied cello in his native Winnipeg with the late Julie Banton. He also studied at the Eastman School of Music with Robert Sylvester, and with Aldo Parisot at Yale and Juilliard. He holds a Doctor of Musical Arts Degree from Yale.
Thomas Wiebe is Associate Professor of Violoncello at the Don Wright Faculty of Music at Western University in London, Ontario, Canada. He is also on the faculty of the Domaine Forget Summer Music Academy in Quebec. www.domaineforget.com