Rebecca grew up in Melbourne and The Netherlands, and began violin lessons at the age of eight. She graduated in 2008 with first-class honours from The University of Melbourne, studying with Wilma Smith, and continued her training on two overseas tours with the Australian Youth Orchestra. She has since been a regular guest with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra as well as at Orchestra Victoria, where she took up her permanent position in January 2018. She is also experienced in commercial musical styles, including theatre, live TV, film soundtracks and accompanying touring artists.
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Rebecca's violin was made in 2005 by Adrian Studer of Nelson, New Zealand. “I love that I can revisit my favourite composers from the past – Vivaldi, Puccini, Prokofiev, Arvo Pärt – on my modern instrument.”