He is active in music for theatre, for film, for installations and, more recently, in electronic music (under the pseudonym THiiS B). He is a founding member (with Christian Calon, Mario Gauthier, and Monique Jean) of the live electroacoustic quartet Theresa Transistor (winner of the 2005 Prix Opus — Best Concert — Actuelle and Electroacoustic Music).
His music was awarded composition prizes at national and international competitions.
Christian Bouchard is also working as a location sound recordist for cinema.
In 2017 he was awarded the Joseph S Stauffer Prize from the Canada Council for the Arts (CCA).
Christian Bouchard has received awards at the following contests:
- Concours biennal de composition acousmatique Métamorphoses, Ohain (Belgium): 2002
- SOCAN Foundation Awards for Young Composers, Canada: 1998