Sibylle Marquardt

Flute lessons and performance

Sibylle MarquardtA native of Germany, Sibylle Marquardt moved to Canada in 1997.

Her orchestral career began at the early age of 23, when she was regularly hired as 2nd flute/piccolo with the Radio Symphony Orchestra Munich under Sir Colin Davis, touring to Italy and Japan. She went on to join the orchestral program of the Deutsche Oper Berlin and held a solo flute/solo piccolo position at the Freiburg Philharmonic Orchestra under Sir Donald Runnicles. She was a substitute player with the Radio Symphony Orchestra Stuttgart, Kammerphilharmonie Bremen, Gärtnerplatz Theatre Munich, Bern and Biel Symphony Orchestras. She has played with the Windsor Symphony, the Toronto Philharmonia and the Oshawa Durham Symphony amongst others, as well as in the productions of the Phantom of the Opera and the Beauty and the Beast in Toronto.

She is a member of the ERGO ensemble, specializing in modern music , as well as the Trio d'Argento and Duo Resonance with whom she performs regularly all over Ontario. In Germany she was a founding member of Trio Resonance, which was an established ensemble at numerous high-profile concert venues and festivals throughout Germany and Switzerland.

In 2014 Sibylle performed with Trio d'Argento for Music Toronto at the St.Lawrence Centre and she was heard in a solo recital for baroque flute and harpsichord in Kaiseraugst/Switzerland. Since 2015 she is a member of the Camerata Basel.

Sibylle's teachers include Hermann Klemeyer, Jean-Claude Gérard and she had lessons with Wolfgang Schulz, Trevor Wye, Geoffrey Gilbert and Aurèle Nicolet. She has performed in Canada, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Japan, Italy, former Czechoslovakia and France, as well as for Radio Canada, the BR Munich and TV and movie productions.

Since 1998 she is on faculty of the Royal Conservatory of Music and a member of the College of Examiners, as well she is the visiting artist for the Etobicoke School for the Arts.

Sibylle has recorded the CDs “From the New Village” with guitarist Wilma van Berkel, featuring 20th century music and "Piano Centric" with Trio d'Argento and members of the Canadian Brass.

Upcoming Dates

2015     November 28/29 Christmas Oratorio/Weihnachtsoratorium, Rheinfelden/Switzerland


2016     January 17th - 23rd - RCM Examinations Vancouver - adjudication

            February 6th Gallery 345 - Trio D'Argento

            February 12th Celebrity Concerts Mac Master University - Trio D'Argento,

            February 13th Caledon Chamber Concerts – Trio D'Argento

            February Porcupine Music Festival de Musique - adjudication

            April 24th New Music Concerts Toronto

            April 25th-27th - Windsor-Essex County Kiwanis Music Festival - adjudication

            April 30th - Concert - woodwind quintets by Ligeti, Hindemith, Milhaud

Past performances:

2015    Adult Enrichment Class RCM, Friedrich's Flutists with Felix Deak/cello           

            Manidoog/Barbara Croall with Trio D'Argento for World Water Day, Waterloo

            Adjudication Kiwanis Festival Peterborough

            Adjudication Kiwanis Festival Guelph

2014   Wilfried Laurier University, Trio D'Argento
           Recital with Angelika Hirsch, Kaiseraugst/Switzerland, 17:00 Uhr
           Jury for 'Canadian Music Competition' finals Toronto and Ontario
           Guelph Connections Concerts, Trio D'Argento
           Adjudication of Oshawa-Durham Kiwanis Festival
           Gallery 345, Trio D'Argento
           Music Toronto, Trio D'Argento