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Paul Widner

Paul Widner
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  • Faculty, The Taylor Academy
  • Faculty, The Glenn Gould School
  • Principal Cello, Esprit Orchestra


Chamber Music

An active cellist in Toronto, Paul Widner is resident cellist of several contemporary music ensembles, including Continuum Contemporary Music and Arraymusic. He is also principal cellist of the Esprit Orchestra and performs regularly with New Music Concerts.

He has toured throughout Canada and Europe with these groups and appears on several recordings of contemporary Canadian music.

Paul is also the assistant principal cellist of the Canadian Opera Company Orchestra and performs with the Amadeus Ensemble and the National Ballet Orchestra.

Professor Widner can be reached through e-mail at: [email protected].