Ariel Alexander ImageLet's give a big welcome to our newest writer here at MusicEdMagic, Ariel Alexander

Dr.  Ariel  Alexander  has  gained  recognition  as  a  Los  Angeles  jazz  saxophonist, composer  and  educator.  Originally  from  St  Louis,  Ariel  earned  her  B.A.  at  Indiana University  and  her  M.A  and  Doctoral  degrees  from  the  University  of  Southern California.  She  is  a  faculty  member  at  Chaffey  College  and  Los  Angeles  Southwest College.
As  a  saxophonist,  Ariel  has  performed  with  Take  6,  Nancy  Wilson,  Natalie  Cole,  Patti Austin,  Stevie  Wonder,  Ruben  Studdard,  James  Moody,  Jon  Faddis,  and  Monica Mancini.  Ariel  also  arranged  for  and  plays  on  Steve  Miller's  (Steve  Miller  Band) forthcoming  CD  to  be  released  on  Capitol  Records. Ariel  owns  Rock  Star  CD  Recording  Workshop  (,  a mobile  recording  studio  for  kids  and  teens.  Rock  Star  Workshop  travels  to  over  200 events  a  year.

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