In addition to his work with Jambon and the following credits, Chris is one of Chicago's premier session keyboardists and composers. During the past 3 decades, he has written and arranged music for numerous national television and radio commercials and played on thousands more for clients such as Coca-Cola, McDonalds, Budweiser, Ford, etc.
John Mayall •
Harvey Mandel & Sugarcane Harris •
Richie Havens •
Freddy Jones Band •
Sonia Dada •
Dave Mason •
Madcat Ruth •
David Bromberg •
Big Twist & the Mellow Fellows •
Mississippi Heat •
(In addition to those marked with • above)
* Grammy Nominee Best Contemporary Jazz Album 2000, "Here's the Deal"
Sandy Torano with Shawn Christopher
Screamin' Cheetah Wheelies
Clarence Fountain & Sam Butler
(of the Original Blind Boys of Alabama)
Big Twist & the Mellow Fellows
Freddy Jones Band
Independent Feature God's Will
Independent Feature Waterproof
Contributed additional music and songs with Sonia Dada
Featured soloist with Dave Mason on "Late Night with David Letterman"
"The Conan O'Brien Show" with Sonia Dada
Co-wrote and produced 3 songs for Disney feature film The Guardian
Also performed in the film.
Co-wrote and produced 4 songs for Disney feature film Holes
Co-wrote and produced 4 songs for Warner Brothers feature film A Perfect Murder
Played Bad Guy/Keyboard Player in Warner Brothers feature film Under Siege, starring Steven Seagal, Tommy Lee Jones and Gary Busey. Also wrote some of the music.