Alejandro Guardia Jr.

Alejandro Guardia, Jr. (b. 1983) is a Music Composer, Educator, and Performer. His upbringing in the culturally diverse music scene of South Florida has allowed him many experiences past the standard Classical Musician. Mr. Guardia is fluent in Jazz, Rock, and Latin music. This influence is evident in many of his compositions for Tuba Quartet, like Overtown Throwdown, Mofongo Relleno, and Excursions. As a freelance performer, you can see Alejandro being featured as Euphonium soloist with bands across South Florida.

When he is not performing or composing, Alejandro is a music teacher. He is often found in a band room teaching sectionals or private lessons all around South Florida. He is also a Euphonium Artist for XO Professional Brass. Having been involved with WGI Indoor Winds since day one, Alejandro has been involved in the success of the FIU Indoor Winds 2015 (WIO) 2016 (WIW & WIA), Horizon Winds 2021(WIO) and 2022 (WIW), and Stryke Wynds 2022 (WIW). In 2016, Alejandro was made an honorary member of Phi Mu Alpha through the Rho Eta Chapter of Florida International University. He currently holds membership in ITEA, NAFME, ASCAP, AFM Local 655, and the Florida Bandmasters Association.