Chris de Silva

 Chris de Silva is originally from Singapore and currently lives in Los Angeles, California. He is a composer, arranger and recording artist with GIA Publications, Inc.

Chris shares his gift of music ministry at national conferences, diocesan conventions and parish retreats around the U.S., Canada, Europe and Asia.

Chris has served at several faith communities in the Los Angeles Archdiocese, including Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church (Los Nietos) and St. Brendan Church (Los Angeles). In 2012, he joined the campus ministry team at Loyola Marymount University as Associate Director of Music.

Chris is a graduate of the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music where he studied Music Composition and Film Scoring. He is currently pursuing an M.A. in Pastoral Theology at Loyola Marymount University.

Chris de silva’s 2019 Fall Institute Events

Thursday, October 17

Arranging Liturgical Music
Breakout 3 (1:15 PM – 2:30 PM) | Gratz Room 4G

A workshop for those who prepare music for liturgical celebrations. 

Pilgrim: Wisdom on the Way
Concert Event (7:00 PM – 8:30 PM) | Buchanan Chapel

Description coming soon.

Friday, October 18

Orchestrating Liturgical Music

Breakout 5 (10:15 AM – 11:30 AM) | Gratz Room 4E

A workshop for those who compose music for liturgical celebrations