His career and first love is music. Chris performs, teaches, records and produces on many instruments; and is known world-wide for his flute-playing. His musical journey has included performances at Colorado's Red Rocks Amphitheater, the famous Jazz Cafe in Costa Rica, the Miazawa Flute Show at Carnagie Hall, some special performances in Europe, and endless gigs at weddings, funerals, schools, parties, pubs, bars, theaters, street corners, and living rooms.
Christopher has been playing music for the last 30 years, and played professionally for over a decade. Chris holds a degree in Music Performance from the University of Colorado, as well as multiple awards and certifications for his playing and teaching.
Chris is versed in a wide range of styles, offering a range of feel good music from classical flute, acoustic guitar, jazz, funk, pop, groove grass, and mediation music. He is very flexible, working with clients to provide exactly what they are looking for. Chris is also known for an amazing "one man band" set where he plays guitar and flute with a device called a looper. His looper allows him to layer many parts together for a huge full sound with just one musician. His "one man band" set has been the most popular among clients for the past few years.
Chris knows what a privileged it is to serve as a professional musician, and guarantee's a high level of integrity, musicianship, professionalism, and love for the job.
*There are a few music samples on this site including: one man band tunes (songs played solo but with a looper layering parts), jazz flute, classical flute, jazz guitar & flute, groove grass (kinda like bluegrass but slower and groovy), and solo acoustic guitar. There are many more recordings and videos available. If you'd like to hear more just ask or search the web.
*Chris performs alone, or with other musicians including guitar, piano, bass, and mandolin players. He also has the prividge of playing with the great Stephan Hume who also has a profile available on this site. Chris and Stephan love to play together and offer discounts to clients who hire them to play as a duo.
Thanks for listening!