Christian Tremblay studied violin in Québec City and was awarded the Prix du Conservatoire de Musique du Québec in 1998. He received a Graduate Performance Diploma in 2000 from the Peabody Conservatory (Baltimore), and the Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the same institution in 2004.

Christian Tremblay has most recently been heard as a recitalist and chamber musician in Ottawa, Québec, Montréal, Baltimore, New York, Washington D.C., Alkmaar (Netherlands), Fontainebleau (France), and Singapore.

He is currently a faculty member of the Peabody Institute where he teaches violin for the Preparatory Division and music history at the Conservatory.