Joe L. Alexander
Composer, tubist and educator
Upcoming Composition Performances
My Partita #4 was selected for the Semifinal Round of the 2019 International Tuba Euphonium Association's Solo Euphonium - Artist Division competition. Sixteen performers play the piece at the 2019 ITEC in Iowa City, Iowa.
I have just completed several new pieces, Partita #6 for unaccompanied cello (for Zuill Bailey, Paul Christopher, Deidre Vaughn Emerson, Craig Hultgren and Jennifer Kloetzel), Dilly Dally for orchestra (Starkville Symphony Orchestra, When Space Comes a Callin' for soundfile, and Mining Throuhg H & H in Appalachia for soundfile. I am currently writing a mixed quartet for for James Gourlay, Joanna Ross Hersey, Danielle Moreau and Danielle VanTuinen. (euphonium, 2 tubas and percussion)
Deidre Vaughn Emerson will perform my Cinco pour Fünf: Partita #8 for unaccompanied cello at the Southern Chapter meeting of CMS in Nashville, TN at Vanderbilt University.
Marumsco for soundfile will be performed at the NACUSA National Coference in Portland, OR
I performed my Traveling Down a Lonely Road and Infamy...; Alan Goldspiel's Purple Nokh A Mol; and Valentin M. Bogdan's Couplets for Two (for accordion and tuba) on recent concerts held in Alabama, Georgia and Mississippi.