Alex Weston is a composer and pianist living in New York City. He has had works premiered by the Lyrica Chamber Music Ensemble, the Utah Wind Symphony, the Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic, MADArt Creative, and other ensembles, receiving awards from ASCAP and the English National Opera. Alex also has collaborated with the “In the Basement Theatre Company” and currently serves as composer in residence for the NYC based company “True False Theater”. Alex also currently works as music assistant to Philip Glass.
As a film score composer, Alex has scored numerous short films which have premiered at the SoHo International Film Festival, the Palm Springs Shortfest, Hollywood Shortfest, and the New York City International Film Festival. He recently provided the score for “Rover”, his first feature length project, which premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival.
Alex also writes for and performs in various bands as a keyboard player and producer. His new EP is currently in production, to be released in March, 2014.