Leana Rutt

Originally from London, Ontario, Rutt is highly regarded across Canada as a chamber musician, soloist, and orchestral player. Based in Toronto, Leana is the principal cellist of the Canadian Opera Company and a member of the Rosebud String Quartet. She has performed at festivals and series including the Toronto Summer Music Festival, Ottawa Chamberfest, Music By the Sea, Echo Chamber Toronto, and the Rosebud Chamber Music Festival. Leana is a graduate of McGill University with Matt Haimovitz and the Juilliard School with Timothy Eddy. She was also a participant in the festivals of Lucerne, Aldeburgh, Sarasota, Banff, and Domaine Forget, as well as the Piatigorsky International Cello Festival



Enjoy Leana in performance during SweetWater 2021