CzechoPino pianist Antonio Valentin is a highly accomplished performing artist, accompanist, composer, and much sought after keyboard instructor in the New York City area. He has given concerts in Tokyo, Madrid, San Jaun, Washington D.C., New York City, and Philadelphia. A native of the Maryland suburbs, Antonio has built expertise in the styles of Neoclassicm, French Impressionism, Nationalism, and Minimalism under the guidance of his teachers, who have included Marilyn Nonken, Thomas Schumacher, Enrico Elisi, Donn-Alexandre Feder, Eteri Andjaparidze, and Alexandre Moutouzkine. Prize winner of numerous international piano competitions, Antonio has given note worthy performances that have included a solo engagement with the Grammy-nominated Eastman Wind Ensemble, a collaboration with opera sensation Renee Fleming, and has debuted a world premier with So Percussion. Antonio is currently pursuing a MM at NYU.