Christian has been playing and studying guitar for 10 years starting in the 6th grade in the L.J Alleman Middle School Arts Program, where he also sang in choir. He continued studying guitar in high school at Lafayette High where he played in the Lafayette High Jazz Band. Christian went on to be accepted into La Voix du Lion, Lafayette High’s top choir, where he performed in multiple concerts in Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas and even one at Carnegie Hall in New York City.
Christian is now studying Music Business at University of Louisiana at Lafayette with Jazz Guitar being his instrument of focus under Dr. Jeff George and Clinton Jones. At ULL, Christian played in the Jazz guitar combo under the direction of Clinton Jones as well as sang in the UL Lafayette Chorale under the direction of Dr. Plummer. Christian has experience playing at his church, Immaculate Heart of Mary, every Sunday. Christian enjoys playing different styles of music from Gospel, to Jazz, acoustic pop, and folk music. His education taught him about music theory and how to read guitar tabs, finger pick, and how to play guitar and sing simultaneously. Playing with bands in church and in school he has experience reading music, accompanying the rhythm section with chords, and playing solos.