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Alexandra Naumenko

Pianist Alexandra Naumenko is a highly sought-after artist and collaborator who enjoys an exciting career as a pianist and vocal coach.
During 2014-2017 season Ms. Naumenko was on the faculty of the University of Miami Frost School of Music as well as an assistant conductor and YAP vocal coach at the Palm Beach Opera. 
Ms. Naumenko served previously as an assistant conductor and staff coach for the Young Artist Program at Florida Grand Opera during their 2013-2014 season.

As a 2013 The Metropolitan Opera Lindemann Young Artist Development Program graduate Ms. Naumenko was privileged enough to work with many of today's leading singers and conductors. While at the Lindemann Program Ms. Naumenko worked under the baton of Maestro James Levine and also accompanied for master classes and workshops led by artists such as Maestro Fabio Luisi, Sir Thomas Allen, Ramon Vargas, Gerald Finley, Carol Vaness, Renata Scotto, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Eric Owens, Luca Pisaroni, Dwayne Croft, Matthew Polenzani, John Fisher and Stephen Wadsworth, among others.  

In 2012-2013, Ms. Naumenko served as an assistant conductor for the International Vocal Arts Institute in Tel Aviv, Israel, and for the Met+Juilliard co-production of Mozart’s Cosi Fan Tutte, conducted by Maestro Alan Gilbert.

Ms. Naumenko worked for six seasons as an assistant conductor/vocal coach at the Bolshoi Theater of Russia, Moscow, where she worked with Mstislav Rastropovich, Yuri Temirkanov, Francesca Zambello, Graham Vick, David Pountney, Dmitri Tcherniakov, Mariusz Kwiecien, Ekaterina Scherbachenko, Marina Poplavskaya and many others. In 2008 Naumenko was the head coach for the Bolshoi’s production of Eugene Onegin that opened the season at the Opera Garnier de Paris.

Widely acclaimed as a recitalist she participates in concerts and music events, performs in chamber ensembles and has solo programs.

Alexandra Naumenko graduated from Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory where she studied piano with Lev Naumov and opera coaching with Irina Kirillova.

Ms. Naumenko currently resides in New York City.