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Alex Weston is a New York based composer, producer, and keyboardist.

 
 

film/tv

 
Scored this feature length drama/dark comedy by director Lulu Wang. Soon to premiere in the dramatic competition at Sundance 2019. More information  available here .

Scored this feature length drama/dark comedy by director Lulu Wang. Soon to premiere in the dramatic competition at Sundance 2019. More information available here.

“Jane Fonda in Five Acts” - Orchestrated and composed additional music for this documentary with composer Paul Cantalon. Premiered on HBO 2018. Watch on  HBO Go  or On Demand.

“Jane Fonda in Five Acts” - Orchestrated and composed additional music for this documentary with composer Paul Cantalon. Premiered on HBO 2018. Watch on HBO Go or On Demand.

"Flora", is a score written for a video installation produced and directed by Theresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler. The piece was the Switzerland contribution to the 2017 Venice Bienalle. More information about the project  here .

"Flora", is a score written for a video installation produced and directed by Theresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler. The piece was the Switzerland contribution to the 2017 Venice Bienalle. More information about the project here.

 Score for a feature film by directors Daniel Garcia and Rania Attieh. Official selection at the 2014 Venice Film Festival, 2015 Sundance Film Festival, and 2015 Berlinale Film Festival. Watch on Netflix.

Score for feature length drama by director David Wexler. Watch on  Amazon Prime.

Score for feature length drama by director David Wexler. Watch on Amazon Prime.

Provided music for seasons 1 and 2 the Golden Globe winning show, "The Affair"

Score for feature-length narrative film. Dir. Tony Blahd. Official selection of the 2014 Slamdance Film Festival. Watch on Amazon Prime.

Scored several episodes of the Ken Burns produced documentary for PBS.


selected score excerpts

Concert Music

 

 

Alex has had works commissioned by the Lyrica Chamber Music Ensemble, the Utah Wind Symphony, the Carnegie Mellon University Philharmonic, MADArt Creative, Ballet in the City, and other organizations, including a recent performance at the John F. Kennedy Center of the Performing Arts ("Music for 'of Melting Snow'"). Selected works below:

more works available on SoundCloud

production

 

As a producer, arranger, and keyboard player. Alex has worked on records and remixes for various artists and performers, including a songwriting collaboration ("Lifeguard"), and a series of solo pop and electronic recordings.