If you ask Chris Nole what the best seat in the house is, whether at Carnegie Hall, the Grand Ole Opry, or in any of Nashville's finest recording studios, he’ll tell you it’s the piano bench.
And he should know. He’s occupied one since the age of nine and subsequently performed worldwide with some of the biggest names in music. Widely known for his soulful approach on the keys, Nole has collaborated with the best in the biz over his many years in music. From John Denver to Faith Hill, Travis Tritt to Shelby Lynne, The Oak Ridge Boys to Don Williams, Chris has added his signature piano sounds and vocals to many a concert tours and recording sessions. Nole’s latest release, It Be What It Be (CNM|2016), demonstrates a deep rooted passion for vintage blues, rock & roll, and New Orleans-style piano. "The old school boogie, blues, rock & roll, and New Orleans' piano masters have had a profound influence on how I’ve learned to perform and write music.”
Chris spends most of his time these days being creative as a music producer, session player, songwriter, and performer based out of Nashville, Tennessee.