Alex Mezeritski, Musical Director
Phone: (651) 454-4091 Extension 7005
Alex has been with Christ Lutheran since April 2000. Alex is originally from the Ukraine, a country with an enormously rich tradition of music education and piano playing, and known for such luminaries as Horowitz, Richter and Gilels. Alex has received musical training since childhood and eventually graduated from Kherson Musical College with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He continued his studies at Odessa State Conservatoire where he received a Masters degree in music, majoring in piano performance and pedagogy. Alex is a prizewinner of several Ukrainian and international piano competitions. He has performed as a soloist and in various ensemble settings throughout Germany, France, Italy, Israel, Russia and other countries around the world. Since 1990 he has been a professor of piano performance at Kherson Musical College. His original piano compositions and numerous arrangements have been performed on both sides of Atlantic. He has also led numerous Master Classes in piano in Austria and Greece. He also actively performs both as pianist and organist.