Spring on the York College campus

Christopher Chlumsky


  • B.M., Curtis Institute of Music, 1995
  • Peabody Conservatory of Music, 1999


  • Applied Double Bass and Electric Guitar


  • Won Section Position of Reading Symphony Orchestra, PA
  • Finalist, Nashville Symphony Orchestra, TN
  • Semi-finalist, Columbus Symphony Orchestra, OH
  • 3rd Place Prizewinner, York Soloist Competition, PA
  • Boyer Full Scholarship Award of Temple University and Full Scholarship awarded to both Curtis and Peabody Conservatories

Recent Performances

  • Current First Call, Double and Electric Bass, Hippodrome Theatre, Baltimore, MD
  • Current First Call, Double and Electric Bass, Wolftrap, Filene Center, Vienna, VA
  • Section Bassist, Summer Opera Festival, The Barns @ Wolftrap, Vienna, VA
  • Current Substitution, Washington National Opera Orchestra, Washington, DC
  • Current Substitution, Kennedy Center Musicals, Washington, DC


  • Lecturer in Music Studies, Adjunct Double/Electric Bassist and Guitar Instructor, Washington College
  • Adjunct Bass Instructor, Ann Arundel Community College
  • Adjunct Double Bass Instructor, La Coruna, Spain School of Music
  • Bassist Instructor for the Community Outreach Program of the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra
  • Bass Master Classes for the York Symphony, Prince Georges Philharmonic and the Maryland Classic Youth Orchestra