Chriso of Auckland New Zealand performs and composes music. Currently he is an active participant in Auckland's Vitamin S music community. Since residing in Auckland he has played in the bands SJD, New Pacific Music Ensemble, Lippizaner, Flip Grater, Miriam Clancey, Mel Parsons, and Don McGlashan's Seven Sisters. He was a junior cadet in the New Zealand Dominion Centenary Concert Band. He is a free lance composer of music for dance and theatre works.