Chris Johnson Bio

For more than two decades now, Chris Johnson has been an active part of the Twin Cities music scene. From festivals to nightclubs, private parties to corporate events, Chris excels at creating music all crowds can enjoy. On his playlist you'll find favorites by New Orleans R&B great Professor Longhair, blues standards by Little Walter, country favorites by Hank Williams and jazz classics by Duke Ellington. You'll also find titles you can't hear anywhere else; Original tunes inspired by his musical heroes.

Most recently Chris has been focusing his energy into whistling. The 2009 release of Tunesmith; the folk/jazz/whistling/original recording, has been very well received. Four of his jazz whistling tunes were used in the award-winning film Time Expired. He is currently playing solo shows with his acoustic guitar around his new home town of St. Louis.

This talented, professional musician is ready to make your world a better sounding place!