Chris Hyde is a guitarist, singer, and songwriter with over 20 years experience. In 2012 he released his debut EP This Is Forever as an independent artist.
Lead guitarist for Grady Nichols – Smooth jazz saxophonist in Tulsa, Ok
Recorded on the live album In The Fullness Of Time alongside Bill Champlin of Chicago and Sons Of Champlin fame.
Performed on Norwegian Cruise Lines “Smooth Jazz Cruise” alongside Patty Austin, Warren Hill, Kim Waters, Craig Chaquico, & Marion Meadows.
Opened for such artists such as The Beach Boys, Ray Charles, Jonathan Butler, Kaiko Matsui, & the Righteous Brothers.
Freelance guitarist for many artists and bands in Tulsa, OK
Dance band Jump Suit Love
Wedding/private party band Dave & The Wavetones
Life Church worship band
The Hyde Bros. Duo with Chicago artist Gregory Hyde
Fronted own cover band Galaxy 51
Performed with the “World Famous Platters” of Branson, MO
In addition to live performances, Chris ran his own private instruction academy The Complex, Music School & Rehearsal Studios.
Solo & full band performances as leader/frontman in Seattle, Wa
Lead guitarist for Kim Archer Band
Lead guitarist for Mukilteo Presbyterian Church
Pop Duo with artist Kim Archer
Jazz Duo with Leah Tussing
Sideman with folk artist Eric Miller
Studio sessions for Flat Hat Productions & from personal overdub studio for artists all over the world
Solo acoustic performances throughout the Puget Sound area
Bobby Attiko Band – Hank Lane Agency – New York, NY
Chris Hyde Solo/Duo/Trio – Tulsa, OK
Session Guitarist – The Music Group – Edmond, OK
Weston Horn & The Outsiders (Lead Guitar, Background Vocals)
Private instruction with: Louis Drapp (Tulsa, OK), Matt Harris (Tulsa, OK), Tommy Crook (Tulsa, OK), David John (University of North Florida), Chip Burris (Manhattan University), Andrew Moroz (Hartt School of Music, The New School).