Alexander Walker has pursued a unique path, championing the music he loves, conducting pioneering performances world-wide. He has contributed to the rediscovery and re-evaluation of several significant composers with his innovative discography. Alexander is a recipient of the Elgar Medal.
Alexander’s pioneering recordings have revealed the forgotten legacy of a number of significant composers, restoring them to their rightful place in the repertoire.
Video recordings featuring performances in a wide range of symphonic repertoire with great orchestras, choirs and soloists from concert halls around the world.
Alexander Walker’s career has taken him all over the world. He is a keen advocate for British music and is in demand internationally for his insight into a wide range of repertoire, particularly central European and Russian music. In addition to his concert work, he is an experienced and highly regarded conductor of Opera and Ballet.
Alexander has been pioneering the rediscovery of the music of Ignatz Waghalter, recording and performing a number of his orchestral works.
Championing the music of Havergal Brian, recording 12 of Brian’s symphonies for Naxos as well as performing these works worldwide.
Сollaborating with Music for Peace, which gives concerts in conflict and natural disaster zones as well as working with artists from such areas.