Alex Ehredt is a composer, saxophonist, and music educator currently living in Madison, WI where he is pursuing his DMA in Composition at the University of Wisconsin. As a composer Alex's works have been performed all across the United States from small liberal arts universities, to major conferences such as the International Trombone Festival. As a performer Alex has played in the Wind Ensembles at both The University of Tampa (Principal Saxophone), and the University of Redlands (Tenor Saxophone), as well as many various other ensembles throughout his studies. Most notably he was selected to perform with the 2015 Florida Intercollegiate Band at the FMEA conference under the baton of Dr. Kevin Sedatole. As an educator Alex has maintained an active private saxophone studio while living in Florida, California and is currently building his studio of students in Wisconsin. He has also served as a music theory teaching assistant for Dr. Anthony Suter and Dr. Mark Dancigers while at the University of Redlands; and while at The University of Tampa Alex taught saxophone master classes and music theory classes for many of the summer camps run by the university. Currently, Alex holds a Master of Music degree in Composition from the University of Redlands where here studied with Dr. Anthony Suter, and a Bachelor of the Arts Degree in Music from The University of Tampa where he studied with Scott Devlin (Saxophone), and Dr. Stas Omelchenko (Composition).