Chris Walden wrote arrangements for these albums to be released this fall:
SEAL - Standards
Herb Alpert - The Christmas Wish
Lindsey Stirling - Warmer in the Winter
Carla Bruni - French Touch
Michael Ball & Alfie Boe - Together Again
Roy Orbison & The Royal Philharmonic - A Love So Beautiful
Chris Walden just finished scoring the indie horror film "The Terror of Hallow's Eve", he arranged and co-produced Neil Young's single "Children of Destiny" and is currently working on orchestral arrangements for singer extraordinaire Lisa Fischer.
For the upcoming movie "A Bad Moms Christmas" he arranged a song for big band and strings.
GRAMMY nomination #6:
Chris Walden received a GRAMMY nomination for his arrangement of "Moon River" performed by Amy Dickson from her album "A Summer Place"
NEW BIG BAND ALBUM
The new Chris Walden Big Band album "FULL-ON!" is out on Origin Records and peaked on #11 of the jazz airplay charts. Check out the teaser video here.
It features the vocal talents of Courtney Fortune, Siedah Garrett, Dorian Holley, Tierney Sutton, Melanie Taylor, Carol Welsman, and as guest soloist Arturo Sandoval. The album was recorded and mixed by Al Schmitt & Steve Genewick.