Primary Instrument(s): Piano - Organ - Keyboards, Arranger
Oscar Nominee (for “The Color Purple”) and 6 time Emmy Award winner, Chris Boardman is a seasoned veteran with a proven track record in film, television, record and online media production. Boardman continues to work for the top echelon of the entertainment community, contributing to over 120 films, countless recordings for such artists as Celine Dion, Michael Buble, Barbara Streisand, Quincy Jones, David Foster, and has achieved success in television having been nominated 13 times for Emmy awards. Already well known in Hollywood music circles as one of a handful of musicians who is accomplished in most every genre, Chris is now devoting his experience and innovative thinking to developing creative strategies to maximize the benefits of the Internet and the rapidly changing marketplace. Boardman is a member of the Media Entertainment and Technology Alliance (METal), an informal think tank focusing on the convergence of technology and new media with entertainment. Founded in 2007 by Boardman as an independent record label, Ambient Entertainment has been expanded to include new media production, content creation and social network consulting services.