Alex Bailey, is a drummer & bass player from Kansas City, Kansas. Growing up in a musical family, he was fortunate to experience a wide range of musical influences. By the age of 10, Alex was doing professional gigs while learning the respect and reverence of music by playing at church. In junior high school, the importance of music education influenced Alex Bailey to study music. That passion led to Alex choosing to further his musical education at the best secondary educational institution for music, Berklee College of Music. Alex developed many incredible relationships with his peers, many of whom are the newest driving forces in the professional music industry.
Alex Bailey has shared the stage with many artists including: Marcus Miller, Judith Hill, Chiddy Bang, Dessy Di Lauro, Elan Trotman, Jon Barnes, Ryan Saranich, Gerald Vesley, Brian Simpson, Andre Ward, Zenzo Matoga, Ashmont Hill, David 'Fuze' Fiuczynski, Jack DeJohnette, Phil Perry, JoAnn Condury, Oscar Peterson, and many more. Since October 2015, Alex Bailey has been playing drums for Grammy Award Winning bassist, Marcus Miller, promoting his newest record Afrodeezia. Bailey graduated Berklee College of Music in 2011, earning a dual major Bachelor's degree in Music Performance, & Professional Music. He is currently based in the greater Las Vegas area. His first Album is readily available on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play, & world wide online!
Photographer: Christian Nordstrom
Musician: Alex Bailey
Festival: Marcus Miller Band - Jazznojazz 2015 Zurich, Switzerland.