Alex Ariete is a DJ, music producer, drummer, ballroom dancer and piano player who graduated high school at the age of 15 and is finishing his Bachelors in Electronic Music Production and Sound Design degree at Berklee College of Music On-line. Equipped with proven determination and unmatched multi-faceted talent, Alex has quickly emerged on the worldwide EDM music scene as one of the most skilled, youngest, and highly-sought after DJ’s. Alex’s accomplishments make it hard for him to go unnoticed after signing his first track with Ensis Records at the age of 14 and remix release with Universal, Sony, Ultra and Virgin Records a year later.
By the time he was ten, he took his first DJ class where he went on to receive a DJ Mixing, Production and Composition certification from Scratch DJ Academy. Shortly thereafter, emblazoned to continue chasing his dream, Alex enrolled at the SAE Institute where he was trained in Audio Engineering with Ableton while he continued studying composition and production. By the impressive age of 12, Alex enrolled himself at world renowned Berklee College of Music On-line.
His strong grit and determination to be one of the world’s top ten DJ’s has already led him to the Big Stage where he is filled with purpose. His powerful stage presence has energized large audiences worldwide at numerous festivals such as SXSW Austin, Miami Music Week, Exit Music Festival Europe, Groove Cruise Los Angeles, and SunFest West Palm Beach. Alex was a guest DJ for Ellen DeGeneres and opened for and shared the stage with Oliver Heldens, Dean Mason, Martin Garrix, The Most Wanted, and Kevin Rudolf. He was working closely with Vanilla Ice and was a guest DJ for the three seasons on his TV show, Vanilla Ice Project. He has played countless venues and night clubs all over South Florida, Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach as well as in Europe. He also worked with many major brands like The Gap, Susan Komen, Captain Morgan, Groove Cruise, and others.
He’s been featured on iHeart Radio, APEK radio, Olavo Radio, Tribe FM 91.1 radio in Adelaide, Australia, CBS 12 News Channel “Extraordinary People”, News Channel 5, Univision, live TV performance in “Despierta America”, DIY Network. At 12 he landed himself two residencies one of which was at the Palm Beach FM, hosting his own radio show “Dance Therapy with Alex Ariete”.
Using his own motivation and insatiable drive for excellence, Alex experienced 5 years of hands-on, real-audio training, recording and mixing, audio engineering and electronic music production within the private music studios. His craft continued to be fine-tuned through his master classes with Revealed Recordings and Spinnin Records, across USA and Europe. During this time, he attended seminars such as “Mix with the Masters” live sessions with Multi-Grammy Award winning producers and engineers.
His young mind and creativity led him to create new EDM genre called Triple House where time signature is 3/4 instead of common time 4/4. This type of timing makes the songs sound faster and higher energy.
Alex is a go-getter, unstoppable artist on the EDM music scene and in the ballroom arena. His passion matched with his talent creates a fiery force that has been the catalyst behind his early success and will continue on, leaving a lasting legacy on the EDM industry.