Chris began playing the guitar at 10 years of age and immediately fell in love with music.  Having achieved a BA (hons) in Jazz Studies from Leeds College of Music Chris began to teach guitar in schools throughout Staffordshire.  It was during this time that Chris began to work with Make Some Noise and he has since delivered projects for people in wide ranging challenging circumstances.  

Settings in which Chris has worked include mainstream schools, colleges, special schools, hospitals, secure units as well as with targeted groups such as young carers, looked after children and those at risk of offending.  As well as a community musician Chris is also a moderator for Trinity College’s Arts Award program. Chris  performs regularly in both in the UK and Europe as part of either bands or as a solo performer and is a talented Music Leader for Make Some Noise.