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Qristina Brooke

Qristina Brooke (aka Qristina Bachand) is a fiddler and singer originally from Victoria, BC, but now based in Montreal, QC.

Qristina recently returned to Canada after having completed a Masters of Traditional Irish Music Performance at the Irish World Academy in Limerick, Ireland, and is now poised to release her debut solo fiddle album 'Linger'. The album features a mix of original compositions and traditional Irish, Old-time American and Quebecois tunes, recorded in an intimate and organic way.

In her performances, Qristina uses a variety of pedals to create a luscious soundscape featuring live loops and effects.