2020 Leo Award Win

Christopher has won the Leo Award for his music for the Discovery series “Highway thru Hell” in the category “Best Score: Documentary Series”.

Upcoming Performances

The Lionsgate Sinfonia will be performing Christopher’s Kyrie for Strings on March 7th @7:30pm at the Centennial Theatre in North Vancouver.

 

N.E.O Sound will be performing Toccata for Woodwind Quintet on March 21st 2020 at the Akron Public Library Main Auditorium, and again at the 20th Annual Akron New Music Festival on Friday April 3rd at 5:30 pm in the Guzzetta Recital Hall at the University of Akron.

 

Christopher’s Concerto for Oboe (wind ensemble version) will be performed at the University of Washington with the Seattle Symphony’s principal oboist Mary Lynch as soloist, and Timothy Salzman conducting the University of Washington Wind Ensemble. The concert takes place Thursday May 28th at Meany Hall in the Katharyn Alvord Gerlich Theater.

New CD released by Centrediscs

Some exciting news… my latest album “Music for Woodwind Choirs” has been released by Centrediscs! This album features my “Suite for Two Oboes and Two English Horns” as well as “Symphony for Flute Choir”. I’m so proud to have recorded this album right here in Vancouver with some of the finest musicians around, all conducted by Maestro Clyde Mitchell.

 

Purchase your copy here:

https://cmccanada.org/shop/cmccd-27019/

 

You can also purchase a digital copy through iTunes:

https://music.apple.com/ca/album/music-for-woodwind-choirs/1487508056

 

 

 

The South Bend Symphony 2019 Christmas Performances

The South Bend Symphony Orchestra in Indiana will be performing “Following Yonder Star” this December 22nd and 23rd at the Morris Performing Arts Center.

Williamson County Orchestra of Texas 2019 Christmas Performances

The Williamson County Orchestra of Texas will be performing “Following Yonder Star” this:

Dec 7, 2019 – 7:30 PM –Howze Theater – Fort Hood

Dec 13, 2016 – 7:30 PM –St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church – Cedar Park

Dec 14, 2016 – 7:30 PM –St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church – Avery Ranch

Highway thru Hell – Season 8 on Discovery

The new season of Highway thru Hell is currently airing on Discovery. Be sure to check it out!

2019 Leo Award win!

Honoured to have won the 2019 Leo Award for Best Musical Score for a Documentary Series for “Wild Bear Rescue”! Thank you to everyone at Omni for the opportunity to be a part of this wonderful show!

Two 2019 Leo Award Nominations!

Christopher is thrilled to have received two 2019 Leo Award nominations for his work on “Highway thru Hell” as well as “Wild Bear Rescue”.

Symphony No. 2 recorded with Northwest Sinfonia

Christopher’s one-movement, forty-five minute long Symphony No. 2 has been recorded by the Northwest Sinfonia under the baton of Clyde Mitchell. It will be available on CD and download later this year. Stay tuned!

Symphony No. 2 presented by Inner Space Concerts

On March 5th, Inner Space Concerts in Halifax, Nova Scotia will present my Symphony No. 2 (transcribed for string quintet and woodwind quintet) at the Presbyterian Church of Saint David, Halifax, NS.
More information can be found at: https://innerspaceconcerts.ca/concert/symphonic-inner-space/