Guitar, Bass, Banjo, Mandolin, Ukulele
Chris Rice was born playing music and has never slowed down. Trained in bass, guitar, and piano, he has developed a love for all string instruments, performing professionally from the tender age of fifteen in eight states and Europe. After earning a BA Music degree from Elmhurst College, Chris has been featured on television, radio, and several CDs in a broad range of musical styles and on a broad range of instruments. He currently is a member of the Doctor Who themed rock band, Time Crash.
Chris began teaching in 2000, and has developed an effective method for reaching students individually while stressing knowledge and understanding of their instruments and music. An emphasis is placed on listening, reading, and musicality during lessons, focusing on what each student needs to grow as a musician.