She is a violist born in St. John’s,
She took her studies at the Banff Centre, Memorial
University, the University of Toronto with
teachers such as Ralph Aldrich and William Primrose.
After entering into her professional career as a
musician she performed with the Canadian Opera Company, the Amadeus
Ensemble and the Esprit Orchestra to name a few and in 1988 joined the
Toronto Symphony Orchestra. She
has since been heard in many concerts (including a time when her viola had
gone missing for 5 months) and on recordings with them alongside working as
a studio and chamber musician.
Her numerous recordings include Don’t Smoke
in Bed by the Holly Cole Trio, The Day After That by Liza Minnellli.
Adeste Fidelis with Gino & Louis Quilico, Judy Loman & The
Toronto Symphony & Children’s Chorus, Along the Road to
Bethlehem with the Toronto Children’s Chorus and The Romantic
Toronto Symphony Orchestra Recordings
SMCD 5119 I (CD - Adeste Fidelis)
Toronto Symphony Orchestra and
Conductor - Jean Ashworth Bartle
Soloists - Louis and Gino