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Becky Mercer

Becky Mercer

  • She/Her
  • Biography

    Originally from Fife, Scotland, Cardiff-based Becky graduated from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in 2021 with an MMus Orchestral Performance. During her degree, Becky specialised in chamber music, research and community music.

    She has studied with Sue Baxendale, Beccy Goldberg, Tim Thorpe, and Neil Shewan.

    Becky's passions include chamber ensemble playing, playing in musical theatre, and making classical music accessible for all, particuarly for women and gender minorities.

    Becky was the recipient of an annual RWCMD scholarship, a finalist in the Phillip Jones Brass Ensemble Prize 2020, and the winner of the Philippa Whitelaw Yardley Memorial Award 2020.

    Following a year as Students' Union President at RWCMD, Becky is now a freelance horn player, educator, and Marketing & Admin Assistant with Sinfonia Cymru.

    Professional Experience

    • Regional
    • Concerts/Cabaret
    • Education

    Regions

    • United Kingdom
    • Other Countries

    Interested in touring?

    • Yes

    Maestra Expertise

    • Pit Musician (Other)

    My Instruments

    • French Horn

    Software

    • Sibelius

    Additional Skills

    • Actor-Musician
    • Home Studio Whiz