News

7/31/2016 - Alec wins the 2016 BorGuitar International Award (1st prize) at the BorGuitar Festival held in Borgo Val di Taro in Parma, Italy.

6/11/2016 - Alec wins 3rd place in the 2016 JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition.

5/17/2016 - Alec is selected as one of the eight semifinalists in the 2016 JoAnn Falletta International Guitar Concerto Competition.

2/28/2016 - Alec wins 2nd place in the collegiate division at the the 2016 Columbus State Guitar Competition held in Columbus, GA.

7/01/2015 - As the 2014 Solo Competition winner of the ECU Summer Guitar Workshop, Alec will be participating in this year's events, including sharing the stage with one of his favorite teachers in a concert with the Sharpe/Zohn Duo on July 13, at 7:30pm. It will be live streamed at livemusic.ecu.edu.

5/30/2015 - Alec wins 4th place in the 2015 Parkening International Guitar Competition.

4/12/2015 - Alec wins 1st/Peter Segal Prize in the 2015 Philadelphia Classical Guitar Competition.

3/13/2015 - Alec is invited to participate in the 2015 Parkening International Guitar Competition held at Pepperdine University May 27-30.

7/15/2014 - Alec wins 1st place in the collegiate division in the Solo Competition at the 2014 ECU Summer Guitar Festival held in Greenville, NC.  Included in the prize is a recital given at next year's workshop.

2/23/2014 - Alec wins 3rd place in the collegiate division at the 2014 Columbus State Guitar Competition held in Columbus, GA.

6/30/2013 - Alec wins 3rd place in the high school division at the 2013 GFA International Youth Competition held in Louisville, KY.

11/12/2012 - Alec was named a 2013 YoungArts Finalist, and has been invited to participate  in YoungArts Week masterclasses with some of the most respected artists in the world.  YoungArts Week this year is held in January in Miami. 

10/25/2012 - Alec performs on "From the Top"  (Show 263) at UC Davis with host Christopher O'Riley. 

10/2012 - Alec interviews with iSeeDavis.com regarding his "From the Top" performance on October 25.

10/2012  - Alec will be featured on the From the Top, "One of the most popular weekly music series on public radio."  The show will be recorded at UC Davis on October 25th, and will air on January 13th, 2013.

6/11/2012 - Alec has been invited to perform in the The Mediterranean Guitar Festival held in Cervo, Italy, this year June 22-29 .   See his performance on his YouTube Channel.

5/2012 - Alec at Guitar Salon International.  See the interview on the GSI Blog.

5/30/2012 - Alec wins 1st place in the 2012 Parkening International Young Guitarists Competition.

4/3/2011 - Alec wins 1st place in the high school division in the 2011 Appalachian Guitarfest held in Boone, NC.

2/27/2011 - Alec wins 1st place in the high school division at the 2011 Columbus State Guitar Competition held in Columbus, GA.

7/15/2010 - Alec wins 1st place in the high school division in the Solo Competition at the 2010 ECU Summer Guitar Festival held in Greenville, NC.

7/2/2010 - Alec wins 1st place in the pre-collegiate division at the 2010 APSU Summer Guitar Workshop held in Clarksville, TN.