Alec Michaud-Cheney studied at the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal with John Milner and Nadia Côté. He also participated at the Aspen Music Festival with John Zirbel. He has been a member of the Orchestre symphonique de Laval since 2016 and he also plays regularly with the Orchestre symphonique de Trois-Rivières, the Grands Ballets Canadiens Orchestra and the Montreal Orchestra Company. Alec won the third prize in the Brass category at the 2017 OSM Manulife Competition.