Chris Wells Music
Since graduating from the Guildhall School of Music And Drama, Chris has recorded and performed with Paul McCartney, Luciano Pavarotti, Carla Bley & Steve Swallow, Robert Plant, Andy Sheppard, Bryn Terffyl, Randy Brecker, Madredeus, Nelson Rangell, John Harle, Charlie Wood, Karl Jenkins, London Sinfonietta, London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, as well as numerous film soundtracks, television and radio broadcasts. 2011 offers many fresh original tracks, check them out!
Specialising in Brazilian music, Chris’s debut solo album "Pra Sempre" featured guest appearances by Brazilian icon Ivan Lins, Coro do Batacotô, Mestres da Bateria da Mangueira, Téo Lima, Sizão Machado. His new international quartet, AZUL, includes two of Brazil's finest musicians, Walmir Gil and guitarist Webster Santos, plus Memphis Hammond ace Charlie Wood. He also recently worked with Guinga, Marcos Valle, João Donato and Wanda Sa. With accordionist Toninho Ferragutti and Swami Jr. he has written and produced an album of film music entitled LITORAL NORTE
Chris recently composed and performed the percussion base for a new Worldwide advertising campaign for Grendene, featuring Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bündchen.
He has also established MOOPHONIX RECORDS to provide direct online licensing of the label’s catalogue for film, television and advertising applications, alongside his own “SOUND DESIGNS” collection which comprises of 5 volumes of original music covering a variety of musical genres and styles.