Dr. Christoph Nils Thompson’s classical concert music has been played by members of the Chicago Symphony, Indianapolis Symphony, performed on public radio, featured at international competitions, and his popular music has been released internationally on Def-Jam records.
Creating music that is in touch with audiences and performers alike and intended for the concert hall is his primary focus. His works for solo instruments are frequently premiered and performed by world class performers at the respective national and international venues. His large ensemble music has garnered several awards, and his incidental, on stage drama, and film music has been featured on public radio and television. His stylistic versatility allows him to frequently work as an arranger, composer, sound designer, and producer in the classical, jazz, and pop genre. He is Assistant Professor of Music at Ball State University in Indiana.