With guitar as his main instrument, Kristof aims to express real emotion through his playing. He’s had formal musical and educational training in Belgium, the Netherlands and at Berklee College Of Music. Music education is a real passion of Kristof’s and he’s taught students all over the world. With the aim to inspire as well as motivate guitar players of all levels, Kristof has written three best selling guitar instruction books for Fundamental Changes: The Neo Soul Guitar Book, Guitar Looping: The Creative Guide and Creative Tapping For Modern Guitar.
Kristof has performed with many acts, including Scala & Kolacny Brothers. Scala’s music has been used in episodes of several popular TV series such as ‘Downton Abbey’, ‘Homeland’ and ‘The Simpsons’ and has been used in films such as ‘The Social Network’ and ‘Montage of Heck’. During the Covid-19 pandemic, Kristof was asked to be the face of a national ad campaign run by Proximus BE that promoted music and learning at home. As a demo artist, he’s worked with brands like Way Huge, Dunlop, Ernie Ball, H.S. Anderson, and many more.
Kristof is considered to possess extraordinary ability in his line of work, which crosses into several mediums, including writing, transcribing, performing and teaching. His contributions in guitar performance, education and music publication are considered to be outstanding and of great value to the public and to his professional peers. He has gained the support of multiple companies and endorses LsL Guitars, H.S. Anderson Guitars, and more.
Kristof provides guitar lessons in Strathfield, Concord, Chatswood, Ryde and surrounding suburbs.