Alexandra Pitocchi is a pianist and teacher based in Princeton, NJ. She began teaching piano during her undergraduate studies at the Crane School of Music, where she earned a Bachelor of Music degree in piano performance and pedagogy. Here, she was able to gain extensive experience working closely with students of various ages and levels, allowing her to become familiar with a wide array of repertoire and method books. While at Crane, Ms. Pitocchi studied solo piano with Dr. Paul Wyse and piano pedagogy with Dr. Kathryn Sherman.
Ms. Pitocchi also holds a Master of Music in piano performance and pedagogy from Westminster Choir College, where she graduated with distinction. As a graduate assistant, she taught private piano lessons at Westminster Conservatory as well as group piano classes. During her time at Westminster Choir College, Ms. Pitocchi completed internships under the guidance of Phyllis Lehrer and Betty Stoloff, focusing mainly on teaching in a group setting. She has also performed in master classes with prestigious pianists such as Lori Sims and Thomas Otten.