Nicole Christian is a little roots, a little country and a whole lot 
bottle-neck blues. She is multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and 
educator who specializes in flute, piano and resophonic guitar. 

Nicole released two solo albums before 
heading to the studio to record her full band album, Run Rabbit Run, 
which was voted The Best Debut Roots and Blues Album of 2010. In 2014 she released a duo album, Come on In My Kitchen,with fellow bluesman Alfie Smith. 

Nicole was selected as a finalist for the Toronto 
Blues Society's Talent Search in 2011 and was nominated 
for two Hamilton Music Awards,  Best Female Vocalist and 
Best Blues Album. She has appeared on an episode of 
Toronto Talent and won a Hamilton Arts Award for 
Performance in 2012.

 Nicole performs regularly
throughout Southern Ontario and upstate NY. Highlights 
from previous years include Festival of Friends, Lighthouse 
Blues Fest, Mariposa and the International
Blues Challenge in Memphis, where Nicole and Alfie competed on behalf of Western NY, Nicole's home state. 

Nicole is also an enthusiastic educator and supporter of young musicians. During the 
school year she teaches privately as well as for the Hamilton Conservatory for the Arts.


Nicole Christian
                          homegrown roots and blues