SOLO CELLO/PRINCIPAL CELLO (Brisbane).
DANIELLE has been principal cellist for almost all of our Queensland based STRING SOURCE projects and has also collaborated with many other high profile artists including Kate Miller-Heidke, Nigel Kennedy, Luciano Pavarotti, Rhonda Burchmore, Marcia Hines, Kate Ceberano, Dionne Warwick and Katie Noonan.
She has performed with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra and Paris Opera and Ballet orchestras and for Opera Queensland, Opera Australia and the Australian Ballet. She is part of Brisbane based new music ensemble “Collusion”.
DANIELLE plays with PHILHARMONIA AUSTRALIA and the STRING SIRENS and has been part of a diverse range of musical ensembles of varied genres including Zhivago, Speed of Purple, Crossbow Ensemble and Venus string quartet.
Not content to just play the Cello, DANIELLE lectures in music and creative industries, pens prize-winning poetry and curated the 2008 and 2012 Restrung New Chamber Festivals at Brisbane’s Powerhouse.
Daughter of jazz/blues icon David Bentley, “cool” is in her blood! DANIELLE can be heard playing on the STRING SIRENS Christmas album.
DANIELLE oozes style and perfectly combines classical sensitivities with a rock-chick edge.
Brisbane based – Available throughout Australia and also internationally.