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Christopher Tyler Nickel

About Christopher

With his music being heard in over 160 countries, award-winning composer Christopher Tyler Nickel has made a name for himself as a successful writer of concert music, music for theatre, as well as film and television music.

Concert Music

Film & Television

Latest News

2020 SOCAN Award

November 12, 2020

Christopher has received a 2020 SOCAN Award for his score to the television movie “A Gift to Remember” for Hallmark!

AVIE Records releasing Concertos for Oboe

September 10, 2020

My new album “Concertos for Oboe” is now available on the Avie Records label!


This album features Seattle Symphony principal oboist Mary Lynch performing my Concerto for Oboe as well as Concerto for Oboe d’amore, and Harrison Linsey of the National Symphony Orchestra performing my Concerto for Bass Oboe.


The beguiling and virtuosic performances by these two incredible soloists are dramatically accompanied by the Northwest Sinfonia conducted by Grammy-award winner David Sabee.


Available from Avie’s website, Apple Music & iTunes, Presto Classical, and Amazon around the world.


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