STUDENT STORIES – Alex Morales (Guitar)

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DIME Denver caught up with one of our newest students Alex Morales, who is studying the Commercial Music Performance (Guitar) degree program.

What is your background in music and education?

I’ve been playing for years and have been in bands and touring since I was 14/15.

How did you find out about DIME Denver?

I found out about DIME through an article in the Denver Post.

What made you choose to apply to study with us?

I applied because I really would like to learn about the modern industry and how I can succeed.

What are your short and/or longer term academic and career goals?

My overall goal is to be able to be successful and use my music as a full-time career.

What do you find most rewarding about your studies so far?

I like how fast we are starting to progress and the industry study.

What do you find most challenging about your studies and how do you plan to overcome that challenge?

The most difficult challenge is finding consistent time to practice. I will overcome it by getting better at time management.

Who are some of your music / industry / entrepreneurial influences?

Blink 182 & 7th Circle Music Collective

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Alex is currently playing with Mission Accomplished, Screwtape & MOB and can be found playing around Denver’s top venues including Bluebird Theater, 7th Circle and more…