Swiss Chris – Director of Percussion – Swiss Chris is a well established and prominent Drummer/Music Director/ Producer/ Educator/ Human Rights Activist. As a drummer, some of his clients over the years have been: Lyricist Lounge, EOW (End of the Weak), Okay Africa, Bridget Kelly, Wonda Music, John Legend, Gloria Gaynor, Kanye West, Snoop Dogg, Sir Elton John, Estelle, Corinne Bailey Ray, Bajah + Dry Eye Crew, Wyclef Jean, Bazaare Royal, Def Jam, Chuck D. from Public Enemy, DJ Johnny Juice, DMC from Run DMC, Albe Back, Ladell Mclin, Burned Sugar, Sanford Biggers and Moonmedicine.
He has worked as an educator in the following capacities: Berklee College of Music 2010-2013, Brooklyn College, Sam Ash, Guitar Center. Drum TV, Messe Frankfurt 2011, NAMM 2012. Long Island Drumcenter Clinic 2013
As a Human Rights Activist he has been involved in the Freedom Campaign. S.W.I.S.S. (Saving With Instruments, Samples and Soundz), Education Africa and Earthdriver.
His specialties: To Inspire to Aspire and to Aspire to Inspire – Real time Reverse Production live using acoustic and electronic drums.