If you're looking to hire one of the finest musicians around the Baltimore/Washington DC area you are at the right spot.
Alexander Mitchell is and plays with the best musicians in in the area. From Bluegrass, Celtic, Klezmer, Swing, Jazz and Light Classical, Alex can pull together the greatest entertainment for your event. Looking for a dance caller or dancers for you event? No problem! Alex works with many.. So bring on your weddings, corporate events, barn dances and birthday parties. There is no party too large or small that doesn't improve when you hire Alexander or one of his bands!
WANT TO HEAR SOME SMOKIN' HOT FIDDLE?
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BLUEGRASS, CELTIC, IRISH, KLEZMER, OLD TIME, SWING & MORE! HE PLAYS LIGHT CLASSICAL, JAZZ AND SWING AS WELL. He is truly one of the most versatile and talented musicians around.
Alex's attention to detail and his ability to listen to your needs is a comfort to clients. He takes the guesswork out of hiring a musician and will help you through the process. He is here to help as little or as much as you need.
But don't take our word for it... Here is the short list of Alex's accomplishments... national tour of Woodie Guthrie's American Song with the Missouri Repertory Theatre, He appeared in Ted Turner's movie, "Gettysburg", as well as music for the sound track and numerous other stage and theatrical productions. Locally he has played the Millennium Stage at the Kennedy Center, Lisner Auditorium for the "Revels", the Birchmere and hundreds of other performances for weddings, corporate events, dances, countless wineries, picnics and family gatherings.
Alex, a Berklee graduate, is an acoustic multi-instrumentalist that plays fiddle, mandolin, guitar also has a great singing voice! Alexander started playing fiddle in 1978 after hearing bluegrass music. since then he has been cultivating such diverse styles as appalachian, bluegrass, celtic, klezmer, traditional roots dance music, ballroom, hot swing and jazz. If you hire Alexander you will be working with a true professional and will not be disappointed.
In addition to my solo page, please feel free to visit my band page, "Fiddlemuse".