Alexandra Beliakovich

Alexandra Beliakovich is a versatile Belarusian-American pianist and educator.  As a performer, she appeared with the Belarusian Symphony, Belarusian Chamber Orchestra, Cincinnati and Manhattan School of Music Philharmonic Orchestras, Havana Symphony Orchestra. She has held recitals in Belarus, China, Cuba, Japan, Poland, Spain and the United States.  Alexandra was a prize winner in several piano competitions; she won First Prize at the Klaviermusik International Competition in Vilnius, Lithuania, Second Prize at the Fourth International Piano Competition in Panama and Second Prize at the World Piano Competition 2011.  Alexandra's recent engagements include concerto performances with the Charlottesville Symphony Orchestra and the Havana Symphony Orchestra in Cuba, where her renderings of Schumann's Piano Concerto, Gershwin's Concerto in F and Beethoven's Concerto No. 5 won critical acclaim. As a soloist, she has been featured on a WQXR radio broadcast and was a featured pianist at the 2018 and the 2019 Bar Harbor Music Festival.

          Alexandra Beliakovich is a recipient of the scholarship from the Belarusian President's Special Fund for Talented Youth (2004 and 2005), Roy M. Rubinstein Piano Performance Award (2010), and Helen Cohn Award (2016). In 2015, she was recognized as an Outstanding Citizen of the City of New York by the City Countil.

          From 2004 to 2006, Alexandra was an Advanced Student of piano and organ under Jury Gildiuk at the Belarusian State Academy of Music.  She has since earned her Master’s and Doctoral Degrees from the Manhattan School of Music where she studied with Solomon Mikowsky.