Christopher Armijo

Christopher Armijo (recorder, shawm, voice) joined Forgotten Clefs in 2016. In addition, Chris performs regularly with Echoing Air, a baroque chamber ensemble based in Indianapolis. He is also a performing member of Las Aves, a new ensemble dedicated to the performance of renaissance and baroque music from the Americas. Chris can be heard regularly as soloist and chorister at Trinity Episcopal Church (Bloomington) where he also co-directs the Trinity Handbell Choir. He has performed in early music workshops across the country including the Amherst Early Music Festival where he worked with members of the Flanders Recorder Quartet and Tempesta di Mare. He is also a faculty member for Mountain Collegium, an early music workshop that takes place in North Carolina.  A diverse musician, Chris also performs on cornetto and modern horn. He is currently the principal hornist for the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra. BA in Music Columbus State University (Georgia), MM Indiana University Bloomington – Historical Performance Institute.