Based in Cincinnati, Ohio, Alex began his studies on trumpet at age 11, studying under Douglas Lindsay and Steven Pride of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. He has also received private instruction from various world-renowned artists including Tom Hooten, Ron Romm, John Rommel and Vince DiMartino.
During his brief post-collegiate career, Alex has toured the Yucatán Peninsula with the OperaMaya International Festival Orchestra. He has also performed with the Cincinnati Philharmonic Orchestra, Mason Symphony Orchestra, Fillmore Philharmonic Brass Band, The Cliftones, 5K Brass, and will be performing with the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra this August. Alex has attended the Rafael Mendez Brass Institute and was admitted to the Brevard Music Center Orchestral Institute in 2020.
Alex has established himself as a performer on TikTok, amassing tens of millions of views and a following of more than 320,000 people, including millions more hits with his performances being reposted across the internet as well as being used as background music in other viral videos on the platform. As of July 2022, he is the most followed American trumpet player on TikTok.
He holds a Bachelor's degree in Music Performance from Miami University and will be auditioning for Masters programs in late 2022.
Study privately with Alex in-person or over FaceTime or Zoom, learning original approaches, as well as techniques passed down from big names in the industry.
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