No Extra Notes

Alex Freeman
September 26, 2011, 3:18 am
Filed under: Composers


Alex Freeman

Born: April 28, 1972

Current Location: Northfield, MN



Alex Freeman composes in a wide range of styles and media. He holds degrees from the Eastman School of Music, Boston University’s School of Fine Arts, and the Juilliard School, where he completed his doctoral studies in 2004. His doctoral research led him to Finland, via Fulbright Fellowship, where he lived for six years, studying at The Sibelius Academy and freelancing, before he assumed his current position of Assistant Professor of Music in Composition at Carleton College in Northfield, MN. Freeman has won awards from ASCAP, The American Academy of Arts and Letters, The American-Scandinavian Foundation, American Composers Forum, and The Fulbright Foundation, among others.

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Music © 2011 Alex Freeman

Photograph © 2011 Aino Launis

Magnolia: Eva Alkula, kantele

Blueshift: Martha Jamsa, flute;  Nina Olsen, clarinet; Hector Valdivia, violin; David Carter, cello; Matthew McCright, piano; Jay Johnson, percussion

A Coventry Carol (double choir version): Hämäläis-Osakunnan Laulajat; Esko Kallio, conductor

Opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect the views of No Extra Notes

Theme Music composed by Sarah Horick

Podcast © 2011 No Extra Notes

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