Alex Mayon performs regularly with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra and teaches brass at the New Orleans Academy of Music. He has also performed with the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, New World Symphony, and the Eastman Wind Ensemble. Recently, he has placed runner-up for positions in the San Antonio Symphony, Charleston Symphony, and the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra. Some of his achievements include winner of the International Trumpet Guild Orchestral Excerpts Competition and two-time winner of the Loyola University Concerto/Aria Competition. Alex holds an M.M. degree from the Eastman School of Music and a B.M.E. degree from Loyola University New Orleans.