Styliani holds a doctorate degree from Rutgers University, Master degree in Multiple Woodwinds from Florida State University, Bachelor Degree with Honors from the University of Southern Mississippi, and studies at Manhattan School of Music and New England Conservatory.
She has performed new music in New York City at the Greenwich House Music School, DCTV, LaMamafeatured soloist in Festa Primavera: A Night at Olde Turne Hall.
She has performed for Army Generals,His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios, Secretary of the Interior, ambassadors of Israel, China, Greece and Cyprus. She is constantly challenging and expanding the perceived limits of her instrument, as a performer of new music, world music, styles from other performance periods, and collaborations with composers resulting in premiere performances of works specifically written for her. She is credited for the US East Coast premiere performance of Dimitri Terzakis’ Der Holle Nachklang. Her concerts have received enthusiastic responses.
Styliani is also featured in the International Biographical Centre's Who's Who in the 21st Century. Invited to perform in the 2003 World Saxophone Congress XIII, and at Walter Auditorium (New York Performing Arts Library at Lincoln Center) for the Hellenic Festival.
Besides performing as a concert saxophonist, performances of other woodwind instruments included the Big Apple Circus, Broadway shows and in other venues.
Musician and Speaker Programs
Capturing creativity with the focus of soulful and dazzling melodies defines Styliani's performance style. Every performance is aimed in capturing the musical essence behind the melodic material that is further defined with a powerful message motivating paradigm shifting for taking action for goal realization promoting movement towards goal achievement. .
Greek-born and American trained, performed as a soloist with orchestra, recitalist and chamber musician. She studied with the legendary saxophonist, Sigurd Rascher, the most important artist in the history of the classical saxophone, in Shushan, New York.
Heard on International and National Radio including the National Public Radio in Israel, Dutch Radio, NYC’s WQXR and WKCR, live on both the National Public Radio and the Greek-American Broadcasts. New York City performances at Weill Recital Hall (Carnegie Hall), Merkin Concert Hall, Riverside Church, Trinity Church, St. Paul's Chapel, in Washington DC at the Kennedy Center and other performances throughout the US.
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saxophonist, Educator, & Conductor