Alex Weitz Music

Jazz Band from Miami, FL - Will travel up to 100 miles
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Alex Weitz is an experienced and award winning saxophonist who is extremely passionate about music. He began his career in Tucson, AZ as a member of the award winning Tucson Jazz Institute Ellington Band. He went on to further his studies at the prestigious University of Miami Frost School of Music, where he completed his undergraduate studies in Jazz Saxophone Performance and graduate studies in Studio Jazz Writing. While at the University he gained invaluable mentorship and experience as a member of the Henry Mancini Institute Jazz Septet coached by Terence Blanchard, as well as the award winning Concert Jazz Band. He is now on the faculty at the Miami Conservatory of Music.

Alex has performed at distinguished venues such as the Kennedy Center with Betty Carter's Jazz Ahead, the Monterey Jazz Festival with the Frost Concert Jazz Band, the Arsht Center with George Benson's “Inspirations”, the Tucson Jazz Festival with Jimmy Cobb, Gusman Hall with Jeff “Tain” Watts and David Liebman, the Azamara Journey as a member of the Journey Orchestra, the Telluride Jazz Festival with the Telluride Youth All-Stars, and numerous local venues with his own group and as a sideman. Alex has received the 2013 Downbeat Outstanding Undergraduate Soloist award, recognition from ASCAP as an outstanding young jazz composer, and in 2014 his original “Song for Peace” was featured as the theme song in the documentary “Bettan's Taxi.”

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Alex Weitz works closely with many of the top musicians in South Florida and can put together an ensemble to suit your needs.

Ensemble Options:
Solo Saxophone
Piano + Saxophone Duo
Saxophone/Piano/Bass Trio
Saxophone/Piano/Vocals Trio
Saxophone/Piano/Bass/Vocals Quartet
Saxophone/Piano/Bass/Drums Quartet

Styles:
American Songbook Standards
Jazz Standards
Original Music
Cuban/Latin Jazz
Jewish/Klezmer Jazz


Alex Weitz has years of experience performing at all types of events - weddings, parties, corporate events, concerts and festivals.
The musicians that he works with have national and worldwide touring experience.

Please visit our website for more information (Google search "Alex Weitz Music")

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2017
Mar
24
Private Party
West Palm Beach, FL
7:30 AM - 9:30 AM
2017
Feb
24
Miami Jazz Festival
Miami, FL
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
2017
Feb
16
Miami Yacht Show
Miami, FL
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
2017
Jan
13
Tucson Jazz Festival (Headliner)
Tucson, AZ
10:00 PM - 11:30 PM
2016
Dec
25
Christmas Party
Boca Raton, FL
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2016
Dec
22
Betsy Hotel
Miami Beach, FL
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
American Songbook/Jazz Standards
George Gershwin, Jerome Kern, Cole Porter, Duke Ellington, Frank Sinatra
Cuban/Latin Jazz
Mongo Santamaria, Chucho Valdes, Beny More, Dizzy Gillespie, Antonio Carlos Jobim
Klezmer/Jewish
Traditional
Original Music
Alex Weitz Group
Big Band
Cuban Band
Jazz Band
Klezmer Band
Swing Band
Wedding Band
Jazz Orchestra
Weddings
Baby Showers
Bar Mitzvahs
Celebrations
Happy Hours
Bachelorette Parties
Concerts
Bat Mitzvahs
Bridal Showers
Events
Bachelor Parties
Banquets
Conventions
Festivals
Fundraisers
Halloween Parties
Birthday Parties (Kids)
Birthday Parties (Adult)
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Engagement Parties
Family Reunions
Christmas Parties
Quinceañeras
Grand Openings
Graduation Parties
High School Reunions
Holiday Parties
Memorial Services
Cocktail Parties
Please note Alex Weitz Music will also travel to Miami Springs, Hialeah, Coral Gables, Opa Locka, Miami Gardens, Miami Beach, Hollywood, Key Biscayne, Miramar, Pembroke Pines, Hallandale, Fort Lauderdale, Princeton, Homestead, Dania, Leisure City, Florida City, North Lauderdale, Pompano Beach, Coral Springs, Coconut Creek, Lighthouse Point, Parkland, Deerfield Beach, Boca Raton, Key Largo, Delray Beach.
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