Alexander Hanson is recognized for his diverse conducting experience and musical craftsmanship. Hanson launched his musical career as a trumpet player and studied at the Royal Academy of Music in Stockholm. With a growing passion for conducting, Hanson then attended and graduated with honors from the acclaimed Sibelius Academy of Conducting in Helsinki. While at the Academy, Hanson studied conducting with professors Leif Segerstam and Jorma Panula.
Hanson works with all major Swedish orchestras, including the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, Malmö Symphony Orchestra, Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Royal Court Orchestra in Stockholm, and also European prominent orchestras such as the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Brussels Philharmonic, Tonkünstler Orchestra, Trondheim Symphony Orchestra, Aarhus Symphony Orchestra, Aalborg Symphony Orchestra and others.