Tom Wiebe

Associate Professor
Cello
Office: MB 319
Phone: (519) 661-2111 x86987
Email: twiebe@uwo.ca


Cellist Thomas Wiebe's 2018-19 season included a concerto engagement with London Symphonia and solo recitals in Waterloo, Guelph and London, Ontario with pianist Chiharu Iinuma. He also appeared with Toronto's Grammy-nominated ARC ensemble at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, in Ferraro, Italy, Schoenberg Hall in Los Angeles, the Rockport Festival in Massachusetts, as well as in Toronto and Calgary. He also performed with Toronto’s Art of Time Ensemble, and the Domaine Forget International Festival in Quebec.

In 2019-20, Mr. Wiebe will make return engagements with Art of Time at Stratford Summer Music, with ARC, and at Domaine Forget. He will also perform in recital with award-winning violinist Erika Raum in Toronto, Waterloo and London, Ontario.

Mr. Wiebe 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 the CBC, Centrediscs, Doremi and Bowl labels.

Thomas Wiebe studied cello in his native Winnipeg with the Julie Banton. He later studied at the Eastman School of Music with Robert Sylvester and Steven Doane, and at Yale University and the Juilliard School with the late Aldo Parisot. He holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Yale.

Mr. Wiebe is Associate Professor of Violoncello at the Don Wright Faculty of Music at Western University in London. He is also on the faculty of the Domaine Forget Summer Music Academy in Quebec. www.domaineforget.com

Performances

Beethoven's Cello Sonata No. 3 - i. Allegro ma non tanto

Beethoven's Cello Sonata No. 3 - ii Scherzo. Allegro molto (in A Minor)

Beethoven's Cello Sonata No. 3 - iii Adagio cantabile - Allegro vivace