Chris has been working in the music industry for over 20 years as a composer, arranger, producer, singer, multi-instrumentalist, and teacher. Originally established in New York City, Chris has worked with some of the biggest names in the business. He was one of the first in the studio with Mariah Carey, and survived sessions with Courtney Love. His contributions include arranging, production and touring with artists Chaka Khan, Carly Simon, Joan Baez, Hall and Oates and others. Deep passion and enthusiasm for his work has created in him a very flexible, versatile artist with the ability to compose and perform in a wide range of musical styles from haunting tribal themes to heavy metal biker riffs to contemporary pop, and choral and orchestral melodies. His clients include National Geographic, Discovery Channel, The New York Times, Animal Planet, ABC, NBC, Fox TV, The Learning Channel, Discovery Health, and The Travel Channel. Chris has scored several independent film productions one of which is a Sundance Nominated film.