Chris Connolly

Christopher M. Connolly
(Trombonist/Composer/Arranger)
Chris Connolly is a trombonist from Myrtle Beach, SC now living in Wayne, NJ. He has worked extensively throughout the southeast, from Virginia to Florida.
Chris has been active as a performer since graduating from the Eastman School of Music in 1988. He has performed with such acts as Vic Damone, Lou Rawls, Ray Charles, Kenny Rogers, and the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra under the direction of Buddy Morrow and has appeared in the motion picture ?The Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood? starring Sandra Bullock, Ashley Judd and James Garner. He has an independently released jazz CD entitled Since Last We Met. In addition to his jazz quartet, Chris is the leader and musical director of Thrift Shop Jack, a modern swing band do