Chris owns and operates Watermelon Street Studios in Albuquerque, specializing in studio recording, mixing, mastering, live sound for events, and mobile audio recording; and with AMP Concerts produces concerts around New Mexico by leading world, folk, and eclectic musicians like Jackson Browne, Alabama Shakes, Emmylou Harris, Bela Fleck, Chick Corea, Esperanza Spalding and more. Chris has composed scores for a number of films, including the award winning independent feature Being Claudine, Vasarma’s Lovers, and the experimental silent film Synchronicity; as well as works for live theater such as Gibbous Moon, Inchoate’s Journal, James Joyce’s Finnegan’s Wake and songs for the American premiere of Dario Fo’s The Devil With Boobs. Chris has also worked with the Music Department of ABC Television and for several years worked in the promotion department of one of America’s oldest and most respected classical music publishers, G. Schirmer, Inc. He also served as Executive Director of the Philadelphia-based new music ensemble Relâche, the Pittsburgh Chamber Music Society, and the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble.