Christopher Sainsbury
Composer - Songwriter - Guitarist - Educator

Chris Sainsbury's guitar music

Chris Sainsbury plays a mixture of jazz, folk, surf music, classical and ambient guitar sounds. Recent work includes the Random Earth Band recordings of 2019 (with Chris, Guy Strazz, Steve Marquis, Christina Sainsbury and Rosalie Bourne).

The Random Earth Band at Rod McCormack's Music Cellar Studio 2019.

The Random Earth Band

VCE Curriculum piece


Also hear Satori (from the Bouddi Band 1994) at:


15 years after the premiere of the Concerto for Guitar, Chris and soloist Jose Maria Gallardo del Rey discuss other work


*A Compendium of Bi-tone Techniques. Email Chris.

Guitars played by Chris

Instruments by:

Lawrence Smith (Australian luthier)
William Falkiner (Australian luthier)
Gerard Gilet (Australian luthier)
Michael Kelly (American)
Lakewood (German)

Check out these other great Australian and international players:

Lucas Michailidis:
Guy Strazz:
Jose Maria Gallardo del Rey (Spain):
Izhar Elias (Netherlands):