Instructor of Flute, Interlochen Arts Camp
Professor of Flute, Wright State University
D.M.A., Flute Performance, University of Cincinnati; M.M., Flute Performance, Michigan State University; B.M., Flute Performance, Eastman School of Music
Christopher Chaffee is Professor of Flute at Wright State University. He is a recording artist and blogger with New York City based Open G Records, and his 2015 album Four Prayers is available worldwide. As a member of the Wright Winds quintet and Sapphire Wind Trio, he regularly performs school concerts and recitals across the country. His students have recently earned prizes in the Central Ohio Flute Association, National Flute Association, WDPR Talent Search, and Clark Haines Memorial competitions. Dr. Chaffee earned degrees from the Eastman School of Music (BM), Michigan State University (MM), and University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music (DMA). He was also a four-year scholarship student at the Interlochen Arts Academy. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Ohio Alliance for Arts Education, and Vice President of Chamber Music Yellow Springs. Dr. Chaffee is a Yamaha Performing Artist.