Christoph J. Eggner
Born in Linz (Austria) in 1972. Christoph had his first piano lessons in his home village St. Florian at the age of eight.
He continued taking piano lessons at the age of twelve at the Bruckner Conservatory Linz, where he graduated with distinction in 1990.
Christoph gave his first solo piano recital at the age of sixteen, was prize winner in several competitions nationwide and received a scholarship from the Alban Berg Foundation.
In 1990 he entered the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna where he studied with Paul Badura-Skoda, Ludwig Hoffmann and Oleg Maisenberg. From his class he graduated with distinction in 1999 and has been his assistant since 2000. Moreover he studied with Brigitte Engerer and Michel Béroff at the National Conservatory of Music and Dance Paris.
Christoph has given concerts in Austria, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hong Kong, Hungary, Indonesia, Japan, Luxembourg and Turkey.
As the pianist of the Eggner Trio he gave concerts on each continent.