Back in March when the COVID-19 quarantine went into effect, it took me a few weeks to gain my bearings. The shock and disbelief of watching all my upcoming tours, performances, and plans get cancelled day after day seemed too surreal to be true. I wasn’t playing my instrument much in those first few weeks. [read more…]
About Alex LoRe
Noted by the New York Times as a saxophonist who is “...making the connections among about 70 years’ worth of contemplative, articulate and light-toned players”, saxophonist and composer Alex LoRe's playing and compositions are influenced by a variety of genres, ranging from European classical music through today’s most influential artists on both the jazz and popular music scenes. Originally from Tarpon Springs, Florida, LoRe holds a bachelor's degree from the New England Conservatory of Music and a master's degree from the Manhattan School of Music. Alex is a Vandoren Performing Artist and is on teaching staff at the New School College of Performing Arts in Manhattan. He currently lives in Brooklyn.