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Mr Christopher Legg
Mr Christopher Legg

Biography

Christopher was born in Boston, Lincolnshire in 1989. At the age of eight he began studying classical piano, with Vanessa Hunter B.Ed., but later switched his allegiance to jazz and popular music performance, under the guidance of Ray Fenwick; whilst studying a National Diploma in Music Practice at Boston College (2005-07). In 2008 Christopher enrolled on a Bachelor of Music degree, studying at the University of Hull, and graduated with upper-second class honours in July 2011. Whilst studying he undertook modules in Classical Music Studies and Studio Techniques, but specialised in Jazz and Popular music performance, receiving tuition from Dr. Peter Elsdon and Andy Cholerton. He performed in many ensembles including the University Big Band, Choir and Music Society Jazz Choir. Notable performances include dates at the Scarborough Jazz Club (2011) and The Goodfellowship Inn (2010 & 2011) whilst performing in The Jazz Aesthetic (2009-11). During the summer of 2010 Christopher experienced his career highlight to date, performing as principal pianist/keyboardist, in the pit band, for the production of Dyslexia the Musikal at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

In September 2011 Christopher resumed study at the University of Hull, enrolled on a Master of Music degree, specialising in Performance whilst also studying Musicology. Upon completion of the course in September 2012, Christopher began teaching piano privately whilst maintaining an active career as a freelance performer. He gigs frequently with jazz-fusion trio 9over3 (co-founded in January 2012) and Toto tribute band Dorothy's Dog (founded January 2013).

Contact Christopher

Address: Wold Avenue
Market Weighton
Yorkshire (North)
YO43 3DH
Phone: 07956595852
Mobile: 07956595852
Fee (60 minutes): £35.00
Fee (30 minutes): £20.00

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