Alexandra Preucil was appointed assistant concertmaster of The Cleveland Orchestra in April 2013. She joined the violin section in 2008. Ms. Preucil graduated from the Cleveland Institute of Music with a bachelor's degree in music and a minor in dance. While in school, she held the position of assistant concertmaster with the Akron Symphony Orchestra and the Canton Symphony Orchestra, and was a member of the Svanito Quartet. She spent two years in the Young Artist Program at the Cleveland Institute of Music, during which time she was concertmaster of the Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra.
Ms. Preucil has appeared as soloist with the Georgia Philharmonic, Highland Park Strings, Canton Symphony Orchestra, and the World Cello Congress. She has performed at summer festivals including the Festival der Zukunft in Switzerland, the Orcas Island Chamber Music Festival, Music From Angel Fire, and the Mainly Mozart Festival, as well as the Young Artist programs at the Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival and the La Jolla Chamber Music Festival.
In addition to performing as a member of the Orchestra, Ms. Preucil participates in The Cleveland Orchestra’s Music Mentors, Learning Through Music, and PNC Grow Up Great programs for students and young people.