Seven-time Grammy nominated German-born composer/arranger/conductor CHRIS WALDEN has scored more
than 40 feature and TV films, and has written more than 1,500 orchestral and big band arrangements for artists
including Michael Bublé, Aretha Franklin, Paul McCartney, SEAL, Stevie Wonder, Rihanna, Barbra Streisand,
Josh Groban, and orchestras like the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Boston Pops. He
has worked closely with producers David Foster, Tommy LiPuma, and Phil Ramone.
He most recently served as lead arranger for the Academy Awards (Oscars®), he arranged for and conducted
the Kennedy Center Honors and arranged the National Anthem for Jennifer Hudson's performance at the SUPER