Rebekah Reid is a vibrant and versatile violinist and loop pedal artist specialising in classical and jazz repertoire, improvisation and composition. Combining classical string techniques with electronics, Rebekah crafts unique sound worlds creating a tonal narrative that captures a listeners' imagination.
Rebekah has taken her solo live loop pedal set across the UK; with performances at the Portico Library in Manchester supporting Matana Roberts and Kelly Jayne Jones, Manchester Art Gallery for Sofar Sounds, and the Royal Albert Hall – the Elgar Room in March 2019 supporting Roxanne Tattei. Alongside solo performing, Rebekah tours extensively with orchestras, chamber groups and jazz ensembles across the UK and internationally. She's performed on the BBC Proms with the Chineke Orchestra (2017 and 2019), played on recordings for DJ Spoony and NAO, and featured in music videos for Celeste (featured on Netflix and Apple Music).
Rebekah also leads and manages Täpp - a loop pedal music collective featuring collaborations with musicians from London and Manchester. Täpp have appeared on NTS, Worldwide FM, BBC Introducing and BBC 1Xtra. Täpp Collective's second independent release 'Never Knew Why' is available now on all major streaming platforms. Add to your Spotify playlists here
Rebekah plays a Johann Karl Klotz violin from 1786, Germany, kindly on loan from the Harrison-Frank Family Foundation.
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