Christopher Hanson

Christopher Hanson, one of the charter members of Patents Pending which would evolve into today’s version of Helena Handbasket, has over ten years of extensive experience in the FM music scene performing a variety of styles of music in various bands. He has performed as a jazz trombonist with the FM Jazz Arts Group, the FM Kicks Band, the Jazz Inc. Big Band and the Imperial Big Band in addition to work with his own combo, the Christopher Hanson Jazz Quintet. As a bass player and vocalist, he has performed with Tripp 40 and the Fat Daddy’s. He is also a member of the 188th Army Band where he performs as a bass and trombone player in the concert, marching and jazz bands and serves as the director of the popular rock band Blues in Green.