Christy first fell in love with the sound of the oboe while listening to the soundtrack for Conan the Barbarian.  At the age of 8 she began taking lessons on the instrument.  Christy has enjoyed a wide variety of musical endeavors both instrumentally and vocally among which was being a member of the Atlanta Young Singers of Callanwolde.  Christy is also a member of Zephyr Winds.

Christy is a charter member of Zephyr Instrumental.