Chris Hadley is a percussionist, composer, and instrument builder from Dallas, Texas. He holds degrees in percussion performance from Southern Methodist University and Stony Brook University. With a focus on interdisciplinary performance practices, Chris has performed and collaborated with So Percussion, Matmos, members of Room Full of Teeth, Margaret Schedel, Michelle Lou, and Ray Anderson. In 2018 he helped to develop new analog synthesizer circuits for new media duo LoVid. Chris is currently pursuing a PhD in Integrated Composition, Improvisation, and Technology at the University of California in Irvine.