Christopher Payne > violinist / composer

Christopher Payne is a multi-talented instrumentalist who offers original compositions, music scoring, effective string arrangements and sound design services.

Although primarily an acoustic / electric violinist, Chris embraces the technology available to modern musicians. His specialty is a one-man string orchestra where violin, viola and cello are recorded and multi-tracked to sound identical to a huge ensemble.

Chris also plays a wide range of instruments such as mandolin, shakuhachi, Indian flute, theremin, tenor guitar, keyboards, etc.

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Listen to a sampling of Chris's music here

For commissions or to book a gig, contact: or phone 860.559.8979

Christopher Payne is represented by The Music Shop Inc, Artful Production Music, Red Igloo Music and The Gold Leaf Music Library.