Alex is head of Strings at Uppingham School, where his students have achieved success as members of the National Youth and National Children’s Orchestras of Great Britain. Other successes for his students include scholarships to music colleges, distinctions at diplomas, and awards and prizes in competitions both in the UK and abroad. In the last couple of years, chamber groups he has coached have been awarded first prize in the Pro Corda National Chamber Music competition.
In addition to his work at Uppingham, Alex also teaches at the junior department of the Royal College of Music, where he also coaches chamber music. He also acts as a coach and conductor for the National Children’s Orchestras of Great Britain.