JUNO-nominated independent West Coast folk singer, Ginalina, is a beloved TV character known to children everywhere on the Kids’ Knowledge Network. A modern singer-songwriter, she is popular for her creative musical arrangements, fun harmonies and solid family-friendly lyrics inspired by themes such as nature, caring homes and strong communities.
Catchy and playful, reflective and sensitive, her rootsy music in French, English and Mandarin appeal to diverse audiences of all cultures and ages. Over the years, Ginalina’s music has garnered consistent recognition with accolades that include the Western Canadian Music Award’s Children’s Artist of the Year, Canadian Folk Music Awards’ Children’s Album of the Year (nominations), Canadian Children’s Book Centre honours and three Parents’ Choice Awards.
Ginalina has performed on national and international stages for music, art, folk and cultural events as well as children’s festivals, schools, charitable fundraisers, living rooms and more. With a trademark voice that is warm and inviting and an acclaimed band of fiddle, banjo, accordion and other instrumental delights, every album is a genuinely positive Canadian family experience!
Ginalina strongly believes in using the power of music to support meaningful causes. Her albums donate a portion of sales to local foundations that aid environmental, housing and relational needs.