Kirsten regularly performs and records on double bass, banjo, viola da gamba, and voice all over the United States and occasionally around the world. She is an active member of Ezekiel’s Wheels Klezmer Band, Cold Chocolate, Mierlita, and the Alfaia Quartet. Additionally, she has performed alongside Theodore Bikel, Gil Scott-Heron’s Midnight Band, the Klezmer Conservatory Band, Juventas New Music Ensemble, and Klezperanto, among others.
Also an avid teacher, Kirsten maintains a private studio, a teaching residency with Young Audiences of Massachusetts serving the three Early Education Centers of Horizons for Homeless Children, and is a frequent guest teaching artist at schools all over Greater Boston.
Kirsten is currently working on a debut full-length CD of original music featuring solo and ensemble compositions