Described by the Boston Ballet as an “Electrifying violinist,” Christopher Vuk made his New York debut at Weil Recital, Carnegie Hall, and has performed with distinguished artists such as Gloria Estefan, Bill Cosby, and Jennifer Holliday as well as a special appearance with John Mayer, and Sesame Street.
Mr. Vuk received his B.M. Summa Cum Laude on scholarship from Berklee College of Music. He is also an alumnus of the University of Northern Iowa and Longy School of Music.
“Vuk explores different ways of sparking musical interest,” says Boston Globe, in doing so, he has played for varied audiences including George H.W. Bush, Queen Rainia of Jordan, Queen Noor, Mitt Romney, and First Lady, Laura
Christopher is a member of the Red Bull Artsehcro, which performed the world premiere of Raul Yanez’s ‘Concerto for Turntable’ in Issac Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall.
He has toured with internationally acclaimed recording artist Tim Janis, Fionnuala Gill, and EMI recording artists Giorgia Fumanti and Ryland Angel. He is also a founding member of the International Musician’s Assembly and the Roads to You Tour in collaboration with concert pianist, Zade Dirani.
Christopher is the founder/1st violinist of the Boston String Quartet, a contemporary classical ensemble.
Christopher has collaborated on several albums for former Scorpions member Robin McAuley, GRAMMY-Winning Turtle Island Quartet, Jeanette Olsson from GLEE!, Jamey Haddad, Dave Fiuczynski, the Boston String Quartet, and his own solo album.
He has conducted hundreds of contemporary string playing clinics with over 10,000 high school students nationwide through his work with the Xibus Tour, the Ethno-Urban Orchestra, and Xibus World Orchestra.
He is the recipient of the Certificate of Congressional Commendation.
Christopher currently records with Navona Recordings, and is distributed internationally through Naxos Recordings.
He is the founder of the Rock and Roll Daycare and CEO of Fiddlefox Music.
Hear the latest album by Christopher Vuk, the Blue Violin, below.