History of the NSSO

Vlad Vizireanu, Music Director

Harry Marenstein,

Principal Guest Conductor

Friends of the NSSO

Board of Directors

Young Artist Competition

Young Composers Competition

Driving Directions


Alexandra began studying the violin at age 4. She has served as the concertmaster of the Metropolitan Youth Orchestra, Nassau Concert Orchestra, Long Island String Festival Orchestra, and was a recipient of the Educational Grant from Concert Festival, Inc, The Paul Rudoff Award and scholarship, and Washington Heights Chamber Orchestra  scholarship. In 2014 she was a Finalists of the Forte International Music Competition, and the Grand Prix Winner of Concert Festival at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall. In 2015 she was selected to perform at 2015 Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Young Musicians Concert and was 1st place winner of the concerto competition at 34th Annual LIU Post Chamber Music Festival, Brookville, NY. She was featured as the Next Generation Artist in 2013, 2014, and 2016 Omega Ensemble, Long Island performance series. Alexandra performed solo recitals at the Summer Violin Institute at Northwestern University, Bienen School of Music in 2014 and 2015, and attended the Meadowmount School of Music in 2016. In 2016 she won the concerto competition and performed entire concerto with Island Symphony Orchestra. In 2017 she was a finalist of Lyra Music Youth Competition and 2017 Washington Heights Chamber Orchestra Young Artists Competition.