Alex Weitz

Alex W.

Miami, FL
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About

Alex delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 7+ and special needs

Teaching since:
June 2009

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.

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

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

Photos & Videos

An original composition by Alex Weitz
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Photo by Alex W.

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Photo by Alex W.

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A live performance by Alex Weitz

3 Reviews

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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!

Hany G. Feb 25, 2017
Saxophone · In studio

Unprepared

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.

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