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      Christian Owen Tamburr
San Jose/San Francisco CA

Musical Director, Vibraphonist, Pianist, Composer, Arranger, Producer

• Performing and touring as professional musician for over 15 years
• Composer, Arranger, Conductor
• Multi-instrumentalist, accomplished on the piano, trapset, vibraphone, world and orchestral percussion
•'Downbeat Award Winner"


2011-Present - Featured Musical Artist

2010-Present: Principal Featured Pianist at Aria Resort and Casino Las Vegas NV
• Featured Jazz Pianist

2008-2009: Cirque du Soleil – Musical Director –
• Band Leader - Conductor
• Pianist, Keyboards, Vibraphone, and Marimba

2007-Present: Julio Iglesias World Tour
•Keyboardist and Pianist Assistant Musical Director / Musical Director in South America

2006: Starbucks Gift Set
• Original album “ Move” featured in Winter Starbucks & Gift Set. 80,000 Units Sold.

2004-Present: The Christian Tamburr Quartet
• Performances at the Kennedy Center, Washington DC, Lincoln Center New York City, Scandinavian Tour 2006,
Major Music Festivals in US 2004- Present. CDs ‘Move' (2004) International Release, ‘Arrivals' (2006)
International Release, 2008 2010, 2011, Japanese Tours, 'Places' (2011) International Release and Documentary

2002-2004: Creative Musical Instruction for Penn and Teller in Las Vegas
• Taught performers to play vibraphone, percussion, upright bass for multiple tricks
• Recorded live music for Penn and Teller's TV show on Showtime
• Adapted music for live performance in show

2002-2004 Touring with Grammy Award winning The Dazz Band
• Keyboardist and Percussionist / Tour Management

2001 - Present: Instructor/Lecturer
•Sponsored Lecturer and Clinician –Jazz Fundamentals and Music Business 2003
• Latin Percussion Adjunct Instructor at University of Nevada Las Vegas
• Promark Drumsticks and Mallets Sponsored Lecturer and Clinician
•Jazz Fundamentals and Music Business 2003-Present

2001-2004: Performer at the Bellagio Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas
• Featured Vibraphone Soloist with the Noel Freidline Jazz Quintet


Satellite High School 1996-1999
The University of North Florida 1999 - 2001

Updated:  December 15, 2011

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