Chris Burton is a composer, session musician and instrumental teacher based in Cornwall and Devon.
Chris Burton’s portfolio career spans several musical fields. The music section of the website contains all of his solo musical projects. To commission Chris to compose a soundtrack for a game or short film go to the composing page. To hire Chris to play bass guitar for any studio or live performance go to the session page. Chris also offers a range of one-to-one sessions including bass guitar, acoustic guitar and music theory lessons; more details are on the teaching page. For further details and information check out the contact page which has a full list of contact options for Chris.
Having knowledge and experience in a multitude of musical aspects is important for musicians right now. Chris has proficiency in the bass guitar (at a grade 8 standard), in acoustic and electric guitar, piano and marimba. He has an advanced knowledge of musical theory to an undergraduate standard and has years of experience in instrumental teaching and teaching in schools, teaching Year 7's music lessons whilst in A-Level. Chris also has an advanced knowledge of prouduction skill, allowing him to record, mix and master his own work.
"Chris's technical skill and knowledge of his instrument ensures that a consistent level of professionalism is present throughout the project."
Chris also frequently performs along side several ensemble in the south-west of Britain including jazz-funk band "Punctuality", Cornish parody band "ABM", Falmouth University big band "Jazz Harbour". An example of their work is shown below.
Chris's bands are available for private functions within Cornwall and Devon, for more information go to the gigs page. You can also find out more information about them on Punctuality's website and Jazz Harbour's Facebook page.