Alexa Zirbel studied in Freiburg im Breisgau (Germany) with Heinz Holliger. The first time she heard the OSM perform was in 1983 when the Orchestra played Olivier Messiaen’s Turangalîla-symphonie.
Joined the OSM in: 1993
Model of instrument: Laubin (Peekskill, New York)
Hometown: Janesville (Wisconsin)
Interests: Travelling, woodworking, sports