Guru Project :: About :: Senior Management :: Chris Pati
Chief Exectutive Officer, President
Note: Chris Pati's Electronic Press Kit is now available.
Chris Pati is a 25 year record-business veteran who has produced, engineered, composed, and performed on projects that have been released by every major label. He is renowned for his prolific songwriting and prodigious multi-instrumentalism. He is President of Modern Voices Distribution, Inc. (MVD), which is comprised of several successful enterprises including record labels, recording studios, studio design consulting services, Film and TV Production and a music consulting service. MVD has also worked in advertising, resulting in a Clio Award nomination. Chris' chart success ranks his label as one of the top independents of the last decade. His most recent successes are with Hawaiian artist Darrell Labrado, who won #1 Single of 2003 at the Hawaiian Music Awards and made history by being the only artist in Hawaii to have two singles chart on both the Hot 100 and Dance single Charts simultaneously.
Chris also finds time to release his own albums (one of which ranked #15 on the Billboard Blues Chart), and to play with Peter Frampton, Anthony Jackson, Lenny White, John Sebastian, Al Cooper, Bakithi Kumalo and many other elite musicians. He is currently on the road with Peter Noone and The Herman's Hermits as guest Musical Director conducting various National Symphonies performing his arrangements of all of Herman's Hermits hits.