Chris is a pro keyboard player based in Barnsley who began playing aged 9 and graduated from a BA (Hons) Degree in Popular Music Studies in 2000. Since then he has been playing in pro touring bands from 8 piece soul and swing bands to jazz trios, rock, pop and funk function bands, Rockaoke and and theatre tribute shows. Chris has played at The Reading Festival, Wembley Stadium, the BIC, Doncaster Dome and many of the UK’s universities for clients including ITV, Nestle, Orange, Strata Homes, UKTV, Direct line, and Cussons supporting Girls Aloud, the Sugababes, Busted, Gareth Gates, Heatwave, Bananarama and more.
Currently gigging in the UK and Europe with A Vision of Elvis Chris uses award winning computer based instruments and samples to authentically reproduce the Rock and Roll and orchestrated sounds of the Elvis shows.
Chris is also a Dance and Pop producer/writer having remixed Usher, Alicia Keys, Sean Kingston, Jordan Sparks, and others for Sony BMG and Ultra Records.