John Hirst Anderson is a Winnipeg-based minstrel and educator dedicated to bringing our world into joyous balance, one heart at a time. An active and evolving member of Winnipeg’s performing arts scene for nearly a decade, John is currently focused on singing, teaching, and creating original works of music and theatre. John uses his wide range of skills to bring vibrant music and stories to his community.
Trained as a classical singer with a Bachelor’s degree at the University of Manitoba, John has also worked as an audio and video editor during the pandemic, adapting his artistic practice to the needs of the times. John is also an experienced stage performer, choral singer, conductor, director, multi-instrumentalist, composer, lyricist and burrito connoisseur. Stay in touch on the ol’ instagram at @johnerson