Kris Verhelst studied organ at the Lemmensinstituut in Leuven with Chris Dubois and harpsichord with Jos Van Immerseel at the Royal Conservatoire in Antwerp. Since then she has made a name for herself at home and abroad as a soloist and a thoroughbass player.
Kris Verhelst gave concerts in Europa, the United States and Japan on period keyboard instruments as well as modern replicas. She performed with renowned baroque orchestras suc as Anima Eterna, Collegium Vocale and Les Muffatti, and chamber music ensembles such as More Maiorum, Oltremontano, La Sfera Armoniosa, Ricercar Consort, Scorpio Collectief and Il Gardellino. She has recorded for labels including Passacaille, Accent, Ramée, Klara, Channel Classics, Mirare, Aliud and EMR.