Chris Zamora’s musical influences and experiences span the globe, from
Southeast Asia to Brazil to the Chicago jazz scene.
Chris’s passion for the guitar started at age 8 in the Philippines. That passion
has allowed him to play with many of the world’s musical legends. A current lead
guitarist for award-winning singer and actress Lisa Zane, Chris also played for
African bassist / Musical Director Papa Noel Ekwabi, Jazz Violinist Noel Pointer,
and Andrew Chuckerman, the Grammy-nominated musical director and
keyboardist for Stevie Wonder, LeAnn Rimes and Rod Stewart.
Chris is a recipient of the Filipino American Hall of Fame Award for Music and
currently Musical Director of the ethnic Filipino ensemble "SAMA-SAMA".
He is also a member of The American Society of Composers, Authors and