Alex Sopp

Alex Sopp, flute/voice (St. Croix, Virgin Islands), is a musician and artist living in Brooklyn. As the flutist of yMusic, The Knights, and NOW Ensemble, the New York Times has praised her playing as "exquisite" and "beautifully nuanced". Most recently she has been a member of Paul Simon's band for his Homeward Bound Tour, both singing and playing on stages worldwide.  Comfortable in many genres, Alex has commissioned, premiered, and recorded with some of the most exciting composers and song writers of our time. Also a visual artist, her paintings grace the covers of many records, and her animations serve as music videos for several of the artists with whom she has collaborated. She completed both her Bachelors and Masters degrees at The Juilliard School.