Chris Dimond is a guitar instructor at West Music Coralville. He studied Guitar Performance/Film Scoring Studies at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Jazz Guitar Studies at Freies Musik Zentrum in Munich, Germany, and holds a B.A. with Jazz Studies Emphasis at University of Iowa. He's also a guitarist for local groups ranging from folk, rock, blues, jazz to worship teams. Chris plays with the Jazz Vespers Group headed by Prof. John Rapson at Trinity Episcopal Church in Iowa City.
When he's not teaching or playing, Chris enjoys working in his vegetable garden, and cooking with fresh produce from the garden. He also enjoys spending time outside with his wife and daughter and practicing his guitar and writing songs. He recently took his family to visit his mother in Bavaria, Germany. While he was there he loved hiking, biking, and swimming in the alpine region and enjoying the Bavarian festivities.