Dennis Alexander: Pianist, Composer, Clinician
One of North America's most prolific and popular composers of educational piano music for students at all levels. Full Bio HERE
- Developed an international reputation as one of the world's most popular educational composers for piano. Began career as a composer in 1986.
- Retired from University of Montana in May 1996 where he taught piano and piano pedagogy for 24 years.
- Taught privately in addition to serving on the faculties of Cal State Fullerton and Cal State Northridge.
- Currently lives in Albuquerque, NM where he maintains an active composing and touring schedule.
"I have always gravitated towards pieces that had beautiful melodies and gorgeous harmonies. These kinds of pieces often speak to our soul..."
MTNA Nat'l Conference - Minneapolis - Intermediate Master Class Clinician; Hal Leonard Showcase Presenter
Workshop - Austin, TX MTA - Capital Music Co.
Dennis Alexander Festival/Competition - St. John's University, Minnesota
Zoom Lecture - IPPA Canada (Int. Piano Professional Association) - "Pedagogical Tips for my RCM Repertoire, 6th Edition" 12:00 CST
Guest Clinician - Texas State Music Teachers Conference, Dallas, TX
Composer of the Year - Buffalo, NY Music Teacher's Assoc.
Guest Clinician - Piano Pedagogy Workshop, Nazareth College, Rochester, NY
Guest Clinician/Recitalist - Schmitt Music Expo, Brooklyn Center, MN
Guest Clinician - Montana State MTA Conference, Bozeman, MT
Guest Clinician - Mississippi State MTA Conference, Mississippi College, Clinton, MS
Guest Clinician - New Jersey State MTA Conference, Princeton, NJ (exact location TBA)
Zoom Presentation for Katy,TX Music Teachers Association, 11:00 AM CT
Zoom Presentation for VLMTA (virtual local association of 15+ western N.C. counties). 10:00 AM EST
Guest Clinician - Wichita, KS MTA - Workshops, Masterclass, Senseney Music, Wichita, KS
Intermediate Master Class Clinician - MTNA National Conference, Reno, NV (Time TBA)
Dennis Alexander Festival - New Mexico School of Music, Albuquerque, NM
Clinician - Schmitt Music Expo, Bloomington, MN, 1:00-4:30 PM
Dennis Alexander Festival and Piano Competition - Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Dennis Alexander Festival - Musical Arts Center of San Antonio, San Antonio, TX