Blackburn Music Academy

faculty & guest artists

Alexander White

Alexander White

Alexander White is Third/Assistant Principal Trumpet at the Seattle Symphony, after being Principal Trumpet of the Malaysian Philharmonic for their 2014–2015 season.

From 2012 to 2014, White held a temporary contract with the Seattle Symphony and was Associate Principal Trumpet of the Seoul Philharmonic from 2010 to 2012. He was the winner of the Olga Koussevitzky Young Artist Award (2009 Winds Division), the first time a trumpet player ever placed in the competition. White was admitted to The Juilliard School in 2004 with Presidential Distinction, and went on to receive his bachelor’s and master’s degrees there under teachers Raymond Mase and Mark Gould.