Chris is a solo performer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Mandolin, fiddle, harmonica and various guitar styles are his palette. Because of his depth and years of entertainment experience his performances are tailored to the demographic of the audience he is in front of. Writing and singing his Americana influenced songs are his passion but Pop/Rock, Country "chestnuts" are also favorites. He can be found performing SOLO or along with his talented brother Mark in The Panfil Bros., as the 3rd member of neo-traditional City Fiddle with Gretchen and Phil Banaszak and with Mark, Phil and Rich Schaefer in the Bluegrass band and 35 year tradition known as Creekbend.