Alex Holton Principal trumpet of Scandia Symphony has worked in New York since 1977 playing with The Metropolitan Opera.
On Broadway, Alex played lead trumpet in Sunset Boulevard, An American in Paris, Billy Elliot, Parade, Passion, The King & I.
He has performed with leading brass ensembles including the Atlantic Brass Quintet, New York Trumpet Ensemble, The Meridian Arts Ensemble, and Brass
His recordings include An American in Paris (Masterworks Broadway, 2015), Billy Elliot (Decca Broadway, 2005), Parade (RCA Victor, 1999), The King & I, (Varese Sarabande Records, Inc.), Baroque Trumpetissimo (ESS.A.Y Recordings), and A Grand Sousa Concert (EMI Records).
Alex holds a Doctorate in Music Education from Columbia University, teaches
privately and gives master classes.