An accomplished solo, chamber, and orchestral musician, Mike Alexander holds a master’s degree in horn performance from the New England Conservatory, and a bachelor’s in horn performance with Artist Diploma from the Eastman School of Music. In addition to teaching at MacPhail, Mike is currently the horn instructor at the University of Wisconsin River Falls.
Mike has appeared as a soloist with numerous orchestras including the New England Conservatory’s Philharmonia Orchestra, the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra, and the Itasca Symphony Orchestra. In 2008 he was elected by the Eastman School of Music’s faculty to represent the school with a residency at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC.
Mike also enjoys a varied orchestral and freelance career, performing in the horn sections of the Minnesota Orchestra, Rochester Philharmonic (NY), the Syracuse Symphony, and as a member of the Minnesota Opera Orchestra.
Lakes Area Music Festival
715 Laurel Street
Brainerd MN 56401
Hours: T, W, F 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.