Pianist Christopher Goodpasture has a growing reputation as a dynamic and versatile recitalist, chamber musician and orchestral soloist. Winner of 2019 Astral National Auditions, he is also a top prize-winner of competitions across the country including the Washington International Piano Competition, Seattle International Piano Competition, and Serge and Olga Koussevitzky Competition for Pianists in New York. Christopher regularly performs in concert venues internationally, including the Kennedy Center, Benaroya Hall, Koerner Hall, Alice Tully Hall, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. As a collaborator, he has worked with members of the Takacs, Ysaye, Amenda, and Guarneri string quartets and appeared in performances at the Ravinia Steans Music Institute, Aspen Music Festival, Music Academy of the West, Kneisel Hall, Sarasota and Banff Festivals. Most recently, he was a member of the New York-based Ensemble Connect. 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.