Julie Hereish

Hereish studied the cello in her native city Montreal, and then in Vienna, Austria. She’s currently the assistant principal cello of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra. She held the same position with the Quebec Symphony Orchestra from 2015 to 2019. She co-founded the piano quartet Quatuor Philanthros and the cello octet Élément 8. She has played in various chamber music festivals including Music By The Sea, Rosebud ChamberMusic Festival, Rockport Music Festival. Her chamber music activities have brought her on tour across Canada. She’s also joined the Canadian Opera Company as a guest continuo cellist. This year marks her third year performing at SweetWater. 

See Julie in performance during SweetWater 2021

Celebration Concert - Thursday, September 16 - 6:30 p.m.

Saturday Night Mainstage Concert - September 18 - 7 p.m.