Trish Clair is a teacher, composer, dance caller and performer based in Nanaimo, where she has established the thriving Cross Canada Fiddle studio alongside her husband, Geoff Horrocks. Together Trish and Geoff direct four fiddle ensembles with more than 100 members in total. Trish is a certified Suzuki teacher, and she brings many aspects of the Suzuki philosophy to her work with fiddle players of all ages. In addition to her work as a private studio teacher, she has taught at dozens of fiddle workshops and Suzuki institutes across Canada.


Cross Canada Fiddle, will cover four distinct regions: Canada’s North (Intermediate Plus), Ontario (Intermediate), BC (Beginner Plus), and the East Coast (Beginner). In Intermediate Plus Trish will offer an arrangement of a tune where everyone learns all the parts.