As an experienced percussionist from The Congo (DRC), Christian has a demonstrated history in the music industry; As a show band, session and touring musician and writer. Recipient of The Evans Drum Head scholarship in 2014, Christian studied performance in Drums at Musicians Institute in Hollywood , CA. He's recorded on over 40 albums, nominated at the Hollywood Music In Media awards, monitor tech for Prince in 2011, recorded on the gold selling record "Learn and Burn" by THE SHEEPDOGS'
In 2015 ,Christian was recruited by Carnival Cruise Line as Show band Musician, where he rose to the rank of Music Director. In this role Christian was part of the Inaugural Team of The Carnival Panorama, as part of the creation team of ROCK REVOLUTIONS: SUMMER OF 69, an award winning production show paying homage to the music of Woodstock. In this role, Christian was awarded Leader Of The Month 4 times between 2016-2020.
Between musical projects,Christian has raised over $50,000 and rebuilt 3 schools in The Congo (DRC).
Christian is arguably One the most experienced and decorated drum instructors in the Okanagan.
His expertise is available to you, at the click of a button
Online Drums, Congas, Djembe, & Cajon:
I am a strong believer that everyone should be able to have a life of music. Whether you're a beginner or an advanced performer needing guidance, I help people like you.
Snapping to it, while in studio With Lord Byron, Recording his latest bilingual releases: of Hawaii and Collage.
Learning From Thomas Pridgen
Getting one on one lessons with Thomas while studying at Musicians Institute. Here he is perming with his band The Memorials during class.
2014, Musicians Institute, Hollywood California.
Hollywood Music In Media Awards
Representing The Rebellion at The Hollywood Music In Media Awards, where Ocean Breeze was nominated for best rock song in 2014.
Studio Preview Of Rock Revolutions: Summer of 69, at Carnival Studios in Davie, FL
My First gold
This was a proud moment, and a great surprise. Thankful for the opportunities and the work that goes into making a great record!