Canadian violinist Emily Westell has established herself as a versatile musician. Since her debut as soloist with the Calgary Philharmonic at age 15, she has performed as soloist and conductor with the Orchestre de chambre de Paris, and has played concerti with the Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra, Banff Festival Orchestra, Calgary Civic Symphony, and University of Calgary Orchestra. A winner of the 2012 Canada Council for the Arts Musical Instrument Bank Competition, she was awarded the 2013 "Astral Artist Prize" from Canada's National Arts Centre. Westell has performed as a chamber musician and soloist in Paris (Cité de la Musique), New York (Carnegie's Weill Recital Hall), Boston (Jordan Hall), and the Netherlands (International Holland Music Sessions). Her concerts have been broadcast on CBC and Radio-Canada.