Chris York is a New York City-based voice teacher and vocal coach of professional actors, singers and musicians. While maintaining a full private studio in midtown Manhattan, Chris has also served as the production vocal coach for the movie 13: The Musical on Netflix, ANNIE Live! on NBC, the Broadway productions of School of Rock, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Cirque du Soleil’s Paramour, Ink (MTC), and was a production vocal consultant/coach for the children in MJ The Musical (Broadway), Mrs. Doubtfire (Broadway) and for musical scenes on Fox’s hit television series Gotham. Chris has also been hired by productions to work with the actors on the recent national tours of Bandstand, Rent, Jesus Christ Superstar, An Officer and a Gentleman, Waitress, and Motown the Musical.
His students can currently be seen leading countless Broadway productions, films, television shows and national tours. Chris is also on the voice faculty in Pace University's BFA Musical Theatre program, and served as a contributor to the popular vocal pedagogy book The Vocal Athlete by Wendy Leborgne and Marci Rosenberg.
Chris’s teaching philosophy is “Know Your Voice, Love Your Voice” and he works from a place of positivity and support to help each student find all the unique and incredible things their own voices can do.