Alexandra Danshova (Essen, Germany) is a composer, performer, music instructor and promoter. She studied music composition with Prof. Andrei Mdivani at the Belarusian State Academy of Music (BSAM). It was also BSAM where she got her M.A. degree in music composition (2005). She taught music composition and improvisation at the National Music College (Specialized Music High-School for the gifted youth) and the Glebov Music School in Minsk.