Alex Wing is a guitarist, bassist, oudist, composer and creative musician who lives and works in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago. He teaches at the Hyde Park Suzuki Institute and hosts the Sunday Jam Sessions at Pilsen's Cafe Mestizo with his group 8th Day Adventists. Groups with whom he plays in Chicago include: David Boykin Expanse, Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth Ensemble, Microcosmic Sound Orchestra, Chicago Guitar Ensemble, The University of Chicago's Middle East Music Ensemble (Issa Boulos, director) and his quartet, 8th Day Adventists, with Ben Boye, Jayve Montgomery and Joel Wanek. New York: Grumpy Trio, with Darius Jones and Chris Forbes, a trio with Dave Ross and Eli Wing, and the band HongKongathon.
Alex Wing performs at The Chicago Temple on October 27.