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Christopher Johnson

CWJ Music House Publications


Christopher W. Johnson, Founder and President of CWJ Music House Publications, is a composer, music educator, and trombonist with over 20 years of experience in music education. As the founder and president of CWJ Music House, he has been the driving force behind making programmatic concert and contest music accessible to ensembles of all ages and levels. His commitment to writing and publishing high-quality works that are challenging yet level-appropriate has garnered recognition within the wo...show more Christopher W. Johnson, Founder and President of CWJ Music House Publications, is a composer, music educator, and trombonist with over 20 years of experience in music education. As the founder and president of CWJ Music House, he has been the driving force behind making programmatic concert and contest music accessible to ensembles of all ages and levels. His commitment to writing and publishing high-quality works that are challenging yet level-appropriate has garnered recognition within the world of band music, with a number of works being selected for the Bandworld Magazine Top 100 List for New Compositions.

Christopher is Director of Bands at Paul Robeson Community School for the Arts (NJ) and serves as Composer-in-Residence for the Whitehouse Wind Symphony in Whitehouse NJ, of which he also serves on their board of directors. He regularly plays for ensembles in Pennsylvania and New Jersey including the Five Straws Brass Ensemble, the Buddy Spencer Big Band and the Blueberry Festival Massed Band in Montrose, PA.

Christopher is one of fourteen writers currently with CWJ Music House. Other members of his writing team staff include Ryan J. Williams, Nicholas R. Greeson, Daniel C.D. Brown, Michael C. Howell, Christopher Krzeminski, Casimir V. Bork, Jr, C. Douglas Ballard (Editor of Marching Arts Division), Anthony N. June, Joseph J. Verderese, Jr. (Editor of "Concepts for Success" Series), Alexandre F. Soares (Editor of Strings Publications), K.S. Burkhart and most recently, Austin Gross and John Wernega. Writer biographies and their catalogued works can be found by visiting the company website below.

Christopher currently resides in Barrington, NJ with his beautiful wife Danielle, their sons Henry and Jacob, and their two fuzzy cats Cheddar and Lucy.  show less

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