Christopher Atzinger has performed in Germany, Austria, Italy, England, France, Spain, and Canada in addition to performances throughout the United States highlighted by concerts at New York’s Carnegie Hall (Weill) and the Phillips Collection in Washington. He is a medalist of the New Orleans, San Antonio, Cincinnati, Shreveport, and Seattle International Piano Competitions, and has performed at the Brevard Music Festival, Banff International Keyboard Festival, and the Chautauqua Institution. He has recorded for Centaur Records and MSR Classics, lectured at The Juilliard School and Berklee College of Music, and conducted masterclasses across the United States. In addition to degrees from the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Michigan, Atzinger earned the doctor of Musical Arts degree from the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University. Among his principal teachers he counts Julian Martin, Robert McDonald, Anton Nel, David Renner, and Carolyn Lipp. He is an associate professor of Piano at St Olaf College in Minnesota.