Christopher has performed extensively throughout North and South America, and the Middle East with various artists and composers. Mr. Payne performed at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts Concert Hall for Mike Garson's Symphonic Jazz world premier entitled "Symphonic Suite for Healing." Christopher was also on tour with the Grammy nominated Quartet "Devotchka" playing large arenas and festivals such as the Vancouver Music Festival and The Hollywood Bowl. Christopher is also a musician with the Multi-Ethnic Star Orchestra (MESTO) and has performed at the Royal Opera House of Muscat in Oman. Currently, Mr. Payne has been recording drums and percussion for independent films, commercials, jazz ensembles, and singer-songwriters.