Chris Jordan grew up Oceanside, CA. Studied classical piano at Oberlin College in Ohio. Band Master for Norwegian and Carnival Cruise Lines and has musical directed for various bands in every style. Chris was the Musical Director for the at-sea production of “After Midnight” by Duke Ellinton. Performing with Broadway greats such as Sharon Townsend and Brenda Braxton, and choreographed by Warren Carlisle.
Most recently, Chris was called upon by Theatre By The Sea in Rhode Island to Music Direct for “Ain’t Misbehavin'” the swingin’ musical composed by Fats Waller about the music and times of the Harlem Renaissance in New York.
Chris is shedding away creating a whole new sound to be presented at the Octomalien shows. A new kind of music and performance to behold!