Chris Thomson is a Brisbane-based freelance musician. He has been involved with many performances and tours around Australia, and internationally, as an Australian delegate to the 2010 Shanghai World Expo, performing at the 2015 SliderAsia festival in Hong Kong, and at Carnegie Hall during the 2017 New York International Music Festival.
As a recent graduate of Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University, he studies with Queensland Symphony Orchestra Principal Trombone Jason Redman, and ELISION Ensemble member, and contemporary musician, Benjamin Marks. Locally, he has been involved with performances with the Australian Art Orchestra, he performs regularly with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra, and is currently principal trombone of the Australian Discovery Orchestra, based in Melbourne. Christopher is involved with several local groups, such as the Allan Brown Big Band, the Steely Dan tribute band Night by Night, and the Queensland Trombone Quartet, of which he is a founder.