Chris Pinnella has numerous professional credits from National Tours, off-Broadway & regional theatre (Billy Bigelow Carousel, Burrs The Wild Party, Tony West Side Story, John Jasper The Mystery of Edwin Drood, & More) to recordings and multiple tours worldwide with the platinum selling Trans-Siberian Orchestra as one of the bands lead vocalists. Pinnella has also worked alongside icon Julie Andrews in collaboration with Emmy & Oscar Winning arranger & composer Ian Fraser as well as Tony Nominees John Bucchino & Marcia Milgrom Dodge on the World Premiere of 'Simeon's Gift' - playing the title role of Simeon.
As a solo artist Chris has headlined twice now at Feinstein’s/54 Below in NYC, Other NYC venues include: The Grand Ballroom at the Plaza Hotel, The Appel Room at Jazz! At Lincoln Center, The Rainbow Room, The Explorers Club, The Duplex, & Birdland and many more. He continues his solo career with concerts booked in Los Angeles, Florida, New York City, & New Jersey.
In between, Chris maintains a vocal studio based in New Jersey & NYC with students currently on Broadway and in the Recording Industry. Pinnella has also had the opportunity to be a part of Master Class sessions with Stephen Sondheim, Betty Buckley, Hal Prince, Marvin Hamlisch, and Donna McKechnie. He also travels teaching Vocal Master Classes throughout the country at various colleges, high schools, & universities.