Chris Dingman is a vibraphonist and composer known for his distinctive approach to the instrument: sonically
rich and conceptually expansive, bringing listeners on a journey to a beautiful, transcendent place. He has been
profiled by NPR, the New York Times, DRUM magazine and many other publications, and has received
fellowships and grants from the Chamber Music America, the Doris Duke Foundation, New Music USA, and the
Herbie Hancock Institute (formerly the Thelonious Monk Institute).
Dingman has done significant work with legendary artists Herbie Hancock and Wayne Shorter as well as next
generation visionaries such as Jen Shyu, Ambrose Akinmusire, Steve Lehman, and many others, performing
around the world including India, Vietnam, and extensively in Europe and North America