de Silva, Chris

Chris de Silva composes, arranges and records with GIA Publications, Inc. He is originally from Singapore and currently lives in Los Angeles, California. Chris shares his joy for liturgical music at national conferences, diocesan and parish retreats.

Chris has ministered as music and liturgy director at several faith communities in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles and currently serves on the campus ministry team at Loyola Marymount University as Associate Director of Music.

He received a B.Mus. degree in Music Composition and Film Scoring from USC's Thornton School of Music and an M.A. in Pastoral Theology from Loyola Marymount University. Chris is currently pursuing a Doctor of Ministry degree at Candler School of Theology at Emory University.