cris dersken nov14Cris Derksen et al. Last night, cellist Cris Derksen performed her sometimes haunting electro-classical, sometimes rocking war song music at the NVIT Theatre, accompanied by drums & a fantastic Cree hoop dancer. Cris has enjoyed much success these last few years, and those in the audience were left with no doubt why! (If you were smart, you picked up a cd or 2 – at just $10 each, they are already some of my favourites, and probably my best investments in music.) Since she uses a myriad electronic devices — Boss ME-70 guitar multi effect pad, Boss Loop Station RC20-XL & Dr Rhythm 880 drum pad — adjusting the controls with her feet, we are all the luckier that she was able to perform after she sprained her ankle last week in Ottawa.

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