Rebecca Cherry has been featured internationally as a soloist, performer and composer. Her work as a violinist and composer has won critical acclaim, also winning her a Clio Award for her groundbreaking performances and writing in TV and film. Rebecca was born in Vancouver, Canada to classical musician parents. They began her on violin at age three, and started singing shortly thereafter. She studied first at the Vancouver Academy of music, earning a diploma and then continuing her studies at Peabody Conservatory of Music for a BM and Graduate Performance Diploma. During her studies, Rebecca sang with the Vancouver Opera and performed throughout North America for Competitions, Chamber Music and Solo concerts. Ms. Cherry has performed, recorded and been featured on many TV appearances with artists including, Adele, Florence and the Machine, Arlo Guthrie, Jay Z, Kanye West, The Roots, Chris Martin, Cindi lauper, Common, Lambchop, Michael Buble, Arlo Guthrie, Achinoam Nini, The Jonas Brothers, Enya, Beyonce, and Thalia. Including: SNL, David Letterman, Conan O\’Brien, Grammys 2008, BET Awards, MTV, MTV Unplugged, BET Specials, Live World, Jimmy Fallon, Telemundo. Her talent has also found her performing with symphony orchestras in North America and Europe, with The London Philharmonic, Bergen Philharmonic, Oslo Chamber Orchestra, New York Chamber Orchestra, New York Pops, Vancouver Symphony, and the Baltimore Symphony in the most prestigious halls and TV shows including Carnegie Hall, Vienna’s Musikverein, and Avery Fischer Hall.
Rebecca has worked on several collaborations with Dave Soldier, including current project The Lost Victrola Sessions. Ms. Cherry is featured on several tracks on Soldier’s “Chamber Music” named one of the top classical recordings by The New York Times in 2007. Ms. Cherry is sponsored by NS Designs Electric Violins, the leader in electronic string instruments. Her solo performances have been heard broadcast on National TV in the USA, Spain, Canada, Russia, Italy, UK, Ireland, France, Norway, Denmark, and Germany. Solo and Chamber Music recordings with Ms. Cherry can be found on major digital stores worldwide.