Thomas V. Christie

Residence: Montréal, Canada

Thomas was born and raised in Medicine Hat, Alberta. During his time here, he created and participated in many musical groups, showcasing an array of genres and æsthetics. Included in his time here, Thomas helped establish youth and community-driven organizations that promote young musicians across Canada, such as the Terrific Kids Artist Collective of Medicine Hat. In 2011, he moved to Calgary to apprentice under Mark Ellestad at Hexagon Studios. During his time at the studio, he worked with world-class orchestras and musicians such as David Braid, Chris Tarry and the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. Thomas is currently a student of the Electroacoustic Studies Program at Concordia University (Montréal) and continues to expand and diversify his compositional styles.

Date: May 6, 2014

Source: JTTP 2014