Alla Kuznetsov (piano) received her musical training in Minsk, Belarus (former Soviet Union), where she graduated from the Conservatory and became a laureate of the Republic of Belarus Piano Performers Competition. In her native country Alla has performed as soloist, chamber musician and accompanist, and was a member of the faculty of the Minsk Central Music School. Alla emigrated to the United States in 1990, and in 1992 joined the faculty of the Community Music School of the Eastman School of Music.
Alla is a very active and respected performer here in Rochester, where she has appeared in the Eastman School Summer Concert Series, Eastman at Washington Square, the Christ Clarion Chamber Series, the Salem Concert Series, the “Fortissimo” concert series, and the Largely Ludwig Chamber Music series. Her students have won prizes in numerous competitions, both local and national, and have appeared in performance with orchestras, including the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra and Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.