Chris Brandt

Chris Brandt is the Department Head and instructor of the Music Business program at Nimbus School of Recording Arts.

With 10 years’ experience at Universal Music, Chris managed the sales, promotion and marketing of over 6,000 releases a year. In 2004 he launched Cazart! Records, an independent label and music publishing company.  His passion for the local scene led him to gain additional experience in band management, as the Music Editor for a local publication, a contributing editor for Discorder Magazine and as the host of an independent radio show for well over a decade.

Most recently, Chris spent 3 years as the President of the Board of Directors for Music BC. Through his work at Nimbus, Chris is proud to support the efforts of Music Therapists at BC Children’s Hospital and Canuck Place, and partner with The Music Therapy Ride to design mobile recording units for use in hospitals. In his other life, Chris teaches regular yoga classes and workshops.

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