​​From 2005 to 2018 Christopher was an Adjunct Jazz Faculty Member at Webster University in St. Louis Missouri and was a member of the Webster University Summer Jazz Camp faculty.


Christopher taught saxophone and jazz improvisation in the St. Louis Community College System from 2010 to 2018.  In 2013 he started the audio production program at STLCC Meramec and designed curriculum for courses in Music Technology, Pro Tools and Audio Engineering.  Along with developing course content Christopher selected the equipment and set up the campus recording facility. 


He holds Bachelor of Music Education and Master of Music in Jazz Saxophone Performance degrees from Webster University.


In addition he studied jazz saxophone performance at the Cincinnati-College Conservatory of Music and is a graduate of the United States Military Music School in Little Creek Virginia.


Christopher Braig is an eclectic saxophonist, flutist, composer, author, and educator.


He has released two CD's of original music.  Blue Morpho in 2016 and Free Jazz Dance Party with the group 4=ONE ​in 2018.


RECENT PERFORMANCES


Forces In Motion

Jazz Series 

​with Lauren Lee at Silvana

New York, New York


Everything 7.0

Parkside Lounge

New York, New York


Winona Lake Jazz Festival

with 4=ONE

Warsaw, Indiana


Lilly Pad 
Third Life Studio
Outpost 186

with Marilena Paradisi 
Boston, Massachusetts 


Monticello Street Block Party

Chicago, Illinois


Harth Jazz Lounge

Schwartz's Point Jazz Club

with Laura Campisi

Cincinnati, Ohio

When not on the road Christopher is a widely recognized jazz musician in St. Louis Missouri with performances at the Whitaker Music Festival, Webster University Jazz Series, Mel Bay Jazz Festival, Chesterfield Jazz Festival, and the Sheldon Concert Hall.  He was profiled by St. Louis Public Radio in 2015.  

In November 2017 Christopher was featured as a guest artist at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids Iowa where he premiered his long form work for large jazz ensemble Your Inner Fish.