Nuno Cristo

Nuno Cristo
Musician &
Instrument Maker

Born in Lisbon.
Lived in Lourenço Marques.
Based in Toronto.

In the diaspora, there is always a delay from what is happening in the country of origin. There are always agents that bring that knowledge and I think I was one of those agentsNuno Cristo.

Nuno Cristo is an instrument maker, musician, educator, and ethnomusicologist who has made several important contributions for disseminating traditional Portuguese music in Portugal, Canada, and other countries. Nuno has has formed multiple bands in Toronto and Lisbon with musicians from various nationalities, and recorded with international Portuguese-Canadian artists like Nelly Furtado and Ménage.


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