Alex Croxton, cello

Alexander Croxton is currently a faculty member at the Mannes School of Music Pre-College, Special Music School and The School for Strings, NY. A winner of the Artists International Special Presentation Award, Mr. Croxton made his Carnegie/Weill Hall debut to a sold out audience in April of 2008. As a mentor to young musicians, he has taught at workshops and institutes in New York, New Jersey, Vermont, Washington D.C, Maryland, Kentucky, Alabama, Texas, Utah, Massachusetts and Georgia. His students, in addition to winning many local and national competitions, have been admitted to such institutions as the Mannes School of Music, Manhattan School of Music, Juilliard School, Indiana University, New England Conservatory, Peabody Conservatory, Cincinnati College-Conservatory and Eastman School of Music. A native of Atlanta Georgia, Alex's teachers include Martha Gerscheski, Alan Stepansky and Julia Lichten.