Krista Pederson is a singer, pianist and teacher in Vancouver. Born in Saskatchewan, and coming more recently from Ottawa, Krista has enjoyed travelling through her life for study and adventure. She studied piano performance with Jacques Després at the University of Alberta and completed a master’s degree in collaborative piano with John Hess at the University of Western Ontario. She has also studied piano and voice in the U.S., Spain and Austria with wonderful musicians like Alexandra Munn, Christiane Riel, Margo Garrett, Patricia Caicedo and Norman Shetler. She has been so pleased to create a career that allows her to perform and share music with the people around her. Her work includes collaborating with singers, playing for ballet schools, teaching, performing and being a mother to her 4 little children. Most recently, she was thrilled to join the Vancouver Chamber Choir and to continue sharing wonderful performances with those talented musicians.