Originally from London, Ontario, Christopher Jones read music at McGill University in the class of Jonathan Crow, graduating with a BMus (Hons) first class in 2009. He was offered a scholarship to complete his Master’s studies at the Royal Northern College of Music with Pavel Fischer and Leland Chen, graduating in 2011 with distinction.
During his Master’s studies, Christopher led a performance of Goehr’s …Around Stravinsky at the Wigmore Hall which was later featured on BBC Radio 3. He also led a production of Britten’s Albert Herring at the Cantiere Internazionale d’Arte di Montepulciano. Chris is also a member of the Gildas Quartet.
Christopher’s solo appearances have included performances of the Sibelius Concerto with the New Bristol Sinfonia and the Butterfly Lovers, Stravinsky, and Paganini Concertos with the Sheffield Philharmonic Orchestra.
Christopher regularly plays with the Manchester Camerata.