An Evening of Jazz, Funk and Soul with Billboard Chart Topping Artist Chris Standring
Chris Standring is a British jazz guitarist known for his heavy use of 1970s-style musical nuances. In an illustrious career that stretches back over the last 25 years, Chris has earned a reputation as one of the world’s most virtuosic guitarists, with considerable radio and chart success. And with a catalogue of fourteen solo albums, including the critically acclaimed Blue Bolero from 2010, (spawning the single and #1 Billboard Contemporary Jazz Track of the Year with 'Bossa Blue'), Standring continues to push the boundaries of the format with every new album he releases.
Chris has enjoyed ten number one radio singles in total (seven of his own and four with other artists he has worked with).
On September 3rd 2021 Chris released an ambitious orchestral/trio project entitled Wonderful World, recorded at Abbey Road studio in London, featuring many notable jazz superstars. The project has received rave reviews worldwide.
His 2022 album Simple Things gave us the #1 radio hit 'Change The World', and 2023 awaits the super chilled out Lovers Remix Collection, a set of Chris' most poular songs remixed and brought up to date.
Guitarist Chris Standring steps into 2024 with 'As We Think', an upbeat eleven song set featuring his top flight LA rhythm section, horn section and special guests. A super soulful workout with exotic arrangements, dazzling solos, all wrapped up in Chris' inimitable contemporary jazz style. A proven hitmaker with 10 number one radio singles to his name, Chris Standring continues to carve out his unique brand and sound, setting himself apart stylistically from all others in the genre.