Christopher Wilshere

Christopher Wilshere (violin) Hailed as “One of Canada’s proudest exports” by Canada’s ambassador to the United Nations, Guillermo Rishchynski, Christopher Wilshere leads a varied, diverse and unique musical career. Having performed solo and chamber music recitals in Europe, Canada, Mexico and the United States, he’s also the founder and Artistic Director of the Northern Lights Festival de Febrero and the “Director de la Escuela de Musica” at the Palacio de la Cultura y Communicacion in Guadalajara. Having received a Governor General’s award from Michaelle Jean for strengthening relations between Canada and Mexico through music, Christopher continues to travel between his two beloved countries performing and teaching regularly throughout both.