Chris Conner

Chris Conner is a bassist, composer and arranger who began playing professionally at the age of 15. coque iphone He lived in Toronto for 12 years where he played with the likes of; Rick Wilkens, Moe Koffman, Ian Bargh, Pat LaBarabra, Jim Galloway, Brian Browne, Archie Alleyne, Eugene Amaro, Ed Bickert & Rob McConnell. coque iphone 8 Chris is one of the most sought after musicians in the area. coque iphone 2019 In addition to appearing at international jazz festivals as a member of Los Angeles’ Swing Savant as well as other national acts, he performs regularly at all of San Diego’s and Los Angeles’ top jazz listening rooms. coque iphone 2019 He is also a long standing member of the Hollis Gentry III Acoustic Quartet & Bruce Cameron’s Latin Jazz Ensemble. coque iphone 7 Arranging and composition are two additional skills that Chris has mastered and he is involved in an assortment of writing projects with artists who represent a wide range of styles, including Bobby Caldwell & Gary Puckett. coque iphone xs max The Chris Conner Sextet, a group whose repertoire features all original compositions and arrangements, was formed in early 1994. The sextet has been very well received by San Diego area audiences at the KSDS/JAZZ 88 live broadcast, the Jazz Artist Guild (JAG) concerts and their regular appearances at the Horton Grand, Bristol Court and Elario’s. coque iphone xr Chris’s selected discography includes: Chet Baker – Live at Buffalo, CCB/CD 1223 Johnny Hartman – This One’s For Tedi, Audiophile ACD-181 Bobby Caldwell – Blue Condition, Sin-Drome SD 8925 (Big Band Arrangement: The Girl I Dream About) Chris Conner – The Journey, Webster’s Last Word WLW-6112 Chris has toured and recorded with many jazz masters such as Johnny Hartman, Chet Baker, Freddie Hubbard, Sal Nistico, Bob Crosby and Buddy DeFranco.