Alex "Popcorn" Milsted is a multi-instrumentalist, producer, music director, songwriter, and arranger living in Portland, OR. He performs regularly with Saeeda Wright, Michalangela, Farnell Newton, and many others. Though jazz saxophone was his first passion, Milsted has shown an ability to pick up almost any instrument from a young age. He has used these talents to give back to the music community by helping many artists develop their sound and confidence.
Alex is the band-leader of "Metta & Earth;" progressive rock outfit with a spiritual focus. The band features a through-composed 90 minute piece of music authored in large part by Milsted, along with the rest of the band.
Alex Milsted exclusively plays P Mauriat saxophones and Theo Wanne mouthpieces.