Alex Weitz

Alex W.

Miami, FL

About Alex W.

Alex teaches: Ages 7 and up
Special needs
Teaching since: June 2009
Last sign in: Within two months

Overview

Alex is an experienced and award winning performer and composer. He received a Masters and Bachelors in Music from the University of Miami Frost School of Music, where he performed in their top jazz ensembles. He is also a passionate and fun teacher with extensive experience teaching saxophone, clarinet, flute, piano, and jazz improvisation.

Photos and Videos

An original composition by Alex Weitz

Experience

Instructor
Dec 2015 - Present
Miami Conservatory of Music

Instructor
Sep 2013 - Present
Lessons in Your Home

Orchestra Musician
Aug 2015 - Dec 2015
Azamara Club Cruises

Instructor
Jun 2009 - Aug 2010
Tucson Jazz Institute

Education

Master of Music in Studio Jazz Writing
Aug 2013 - May 2015
University of Miami Frost School of Music
Bachelor of Music in Jazz Saxophone Performance
Aug 2009 - May 2013
University of Miami Frost School of Music

Languages Spoken

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Awards

Herb Alpert Young Composer Award
Feb 2016
ASCAP
Betty Carter's Jazz Ahead 2014
Mar 2014
The Kennedy Center
Winner: Undergraduate Jazz Soloist 2013
May 2013
Downbeat Magazine
Winner: Blues/Pop/Rock Soloist 2011
May 2011
Downbeat Magazine

3 Reviews on Alex W.

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William Feb 27, 2017
· Saxophone · In home
Alex is a great saxophone instructor. He is friendly, extremely knowledgeable and experienced, and has a great way of making difficult concepts and ideas seem simple. I couldn't recommend him more!
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Hany G. Feb 25, 2017
· Saxophone · In studio
Unprepared
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Allen B. Aug 28, 2016
· Saxophone · In home
Alex is a great instructor! He's on time, my son likes him a lot, he's a good communicator, and he's professional and friendly.
Alex Weitz
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