Chris Ketley

Guitar, Piano and Bass for Ellie Goulding.

Chris Ketley

Instrument: Verythin Guitar




Chris is a musician based in London. He plays Guitar, Bass and Piano.

Chris started his career playing for UK Post Punk band The Rakes as touring Guitarist and Keyboard player. Chris played with The Rakes for a total of two and a half years and was a permanent session player with them.

In September 2009, Chris was asked to play Guitar, Piano and Bass for a new female singer/songwriter called Ellie Goulding who has since risen to fame with multi million record sales around the world and has been awarded various different music industry awards such as The Brit Award.

Amongst other incredible opportunity’s, Ellie was asked to play at The Royal Wedding in April 2011 and Chris was given the prestigious honour of accompanying her whilst she sang her version of Elton John’s “Your Song” for Kate and William’s First Dance.

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In his relatively short career Chris has had the opportunity to work with some fantastic people including Cher, Gary Barlow, Christophe Willem, The X Factor, Cee Lo Green, Katherine Jenkins, Rumer, Jess Mills, Wolf Gang and of course The Rakes and Ellie Goulding.

Chris’s ever growing versatility, ability, and flexibility as a musician consistently brings him invaluable opportunities, with his passion for music and creative people at the forefront of everything he does.