Revere, MA, 02151
Subjects Taught Drum, Music Performance, Music Recording, Music Theory, Percussion
Alex M. is a dynamic musician, who has spent his musical career exploring many styles of playing, genres of music, and different ways of creating soundscapes for each particular musical situation. From Classical and Jazz to Funk and Rock, he has consistently developed both the melodic and rhythmic sides of his musical personality. Alex’s most recent CD releases include Polar Eye’s “Hotel Velow” and Jazz Revelation Records “Octave”, both released in 2011.
Growing up in North Fort Myers Florida, Alex’s musical journey began at 6 years old, inspired by watching his older brother play drums. Starting drum lessons at the age of 8 with local drummer Steve Gomes, he was later introduced to local jazz drummer Trimble McCullough, who he studied with from age 10 through 18. Alex attended Berklee College of Music in Boston from 2007-2011, receiving a bachelor’s degree in Contemporary Writing and Production. While at Berklee, he studied with various drummers including...