Christopher Goodpasture is a top prizewinner of the Washington, Seattle, Iowa, and Dallas international piano competitions, as well as the Serge and Olga Koussevitzky Competition for Pianists. He participated at Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute, the Aspen Music Festival, and the Music Academy of the West, and the Kneisel Hall, Sarasota, and Banff festivals. Currently, he is a member of Ensemble Connect (formerly Ensemble ACJW), a fellowship program of Carnegie Hall, the Juilliard School, and the Weill Institute in partnership with the New York City Department of Education. He studied theory, chamber music, and composition at the Pasadena Conservatory, and continued studies at the University of Southern California and the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto. He holds graduate degrees from the Yale School of Music and The Juilliard School.