Chris Krotky (C.K.) - is accomplished multi-instrumentalist/composer/music producer, with an emphasis on drums and percussion. By the age of 16, C.K. was drumming for jazz, latin, and indie rock groups across Northern California. From there, he acquired his professional engineering and music production skills in many of the famed studios of the San Francisco Bay Area including The Record Plant, Prairie Sun, Brilliant Studios and Laughing Tiger. As an accomplished composer, C.K. works with clients of all sound genres including eMotion Studios, Nasa, HP, Adobe, Apple, Trek and NVDIA. Projects
Drummer, Engineer, Producer, Composer
with GIAIM, Sean Corn, Suzanne Sterling and others have garnered awards and critical acclaim. Since 1999, he has owned and operated his own recording/writing facilities in the serenely majestic Marin County California, including 7 Generations Studios, which he built on his property in the San Geronimo Valley. C.K. has used his multi-faceted expertise in a wide variety of musical styles, from indie-electro-rock to Klezmer jazz to electronica to world music—you name it. And this diverse experience continually feeds his passion for innovative sound. His greatest passion is the endeavor to create new and exciting forms of music with fresh production techniques.