Desert Dream

violinist, vocalist, composer

Chris is captivating audiences worldwide with his world-style pop fusion. His lyrical melodies and striking vocals can be heard on his 2010 album “Across the Sea” and his 2004 debut album “Here”. He can be heard on well over three dozen recordings, including Jesse Cook’s Nomad, Live in Montreal, Frontiers and the Rumba Foundation as well as Multi Platinum award winning vocalist Charlotte Church’s Enchantment, and a host of other prominent Canadian and international artists.

FEBRUARY NEWS- 'ACROSS THE SEA' NOMINATED FOR THE 2012 EAST COAST MUSIC AWARDS. BEST WORLD MUSIC RECORD!!! SEE YOU IN MONCTON IN APRIL!!

Currently Chris is in New York and is gearing up for the release of his second album, Across the Sea.

May News!

Check out CBC Radio one Interview with Chris here- http://www.cbc.ca/atlanticairwaves/audio/

Looking forward to the Scott Smalley Advanced Orchestration workshop in LA next week!

June Happenings

I am pleased to be a part of the  Luminato festival at the Young Center here in Toronto Next week. Check out http://www.youngcentre.ca for some info. It's an evening of improvisation with some of Toronto's finest musicians and dancers!

Also gearing up for another tour with Jesse Cook which will bring us from California to Beirut! 

July and the CBC....

Just back from Beirut, and have to say I had a great time at the Halifax Jazz fest last week! Be sure to check out CBC radio 2 at 8pm July 22nd for a broadcast performance. I am super happy with the result, and I couldn't have asked for a better band. Thanks to all at the CBC for making it happen!

Hey there, the CBC concert is now streaming online, have a look! ( copy and paste in your browser if link is inactive )

http://www.cbc.ca/radio2/cod/concerts/20100712churc