Pianist Alexandra Saraceno has established herself as an avid performer in solo recitals and collaborative concerts. After receiving her bachelor’s degree in piano performance at Western Connecticut State University as a student of Russell Hirshfield, Alexandra completed her master’s degree and advanced certificate in piano performance and pedagogy at New York University as a student of Marilyn Nonken. Past engagements include “Expectation, Emancipation, Eternity: Exploring Messiaen’s Visions de l’Amen” a discussion- performance featuring the music of Schoenberg, Debussy, and Messiaen; George Antheil’s Ballet Mécanique for four pianos; and Mark Mothersbaugh’s Music for Six- Sided Keyboard presented by the Grey Art Gallery. A sought-after teacher, Alexandra has cultivated a comprehensive approach to teaching through her work at the Center for Creative Youth at Wesleyan University, the School of Visual and Performing Arts at WCSU, and the Steinhardt School at NYU. In addition to her private studio, Alexandra also teaches at the Greenwich House Music School.