Office: M210 Scales Fine Arts Center
Chris Hankins received her bachelor’s degree in Music Education and Jazz Studies from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and her Master’s degree in Jazz Studies from North Carolina Central University. She has performed with such Jazz greats as Reggie Workman, Curtis Fuller, Steve Wilson, Jimmy Heath, Joey Calderazzo and Branford Marsalis. Notable performances include the Newport Jazz Festival and Detroit Jazz Festival in 2009, and North Carolina Central’s recent cd entitled “Yesterdays and Forever”. In addition to working at Wake Forest she maintains a private studio and performs with the Camel City Jazz Orchestra in Winston-Salem and the Barn Dinner Theater in Greensboro.