Meet the Director

Mr. Alex McConnell is a native of Chesapeake, Virginia who has a passion for music education. He received his Bachelor’s Degree of Music in Music Education from George Mason. Currently, he is the orchestra director at Kempsville Middle School, he serves as treasurer and board member with the Virginia String Teachers Association, and is also a member of Symphonicity, a local symphony orchestra based out of The Sandler Center for the Performing Arts. When he is not teaching, practicing, or performing, Mr. McConnell enjoys spending time with his two dogs, Cadence and Coda.

Contact Information


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