Alex Burns


Alex is the newest addition to the Sheffield Music Academy office team, with her starting in this role in August 2018.


After moving to Sheffield in 2013 from Luton, Alex has always been very engaged with music. After taking up the trumpet and piano in her teens, she has enjoyed a growing career in music after studying at The University of Sheffield. Alongside the Sheffield Music Academy, Alex also works with Classical Sheffield and Sheffield City Hall.


Outside the Academy, Alex works as a freelance arts marketing professional, journalist, trumpet teacher and musician. Her classical music blog - Classicalexburns - is currently ranked No.1 in the world. After studying for four years for a BMus in Music and an MA in Musicology, she is passionate about making classical music accessible for all.


Alex will try her best to assist in the queries and needs of students, staff and parents at the academy. For any queries please do not hesitate to email her.


T: 0114 258 2804

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