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Alan's love for contemporary jazz band music began in high school, developed in college, and blossomed as a young man playing gigs as a bass trombonist with various groups in New York City. He has always adored the innovative arrangements of Thad Jones and the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, among many others. Since the 1990s, Alan has composed and arranged numerous jazz band scores suitable for both college and professional groups.


Parkway South - 60s pop


You Are What You Is - jazz funk


Stick Around - swing jazz

Full Count - jazz funk

Soon Next Year - up-tempo latin


Syracuse - jazz ballad


All I Ask of You - jazz ballad 


Groundwire - rock shuffle


Jive at Three-Oh-Five - jazz funk


Strollin' On the Boardwalk - swing jazz with vocal

Love Will Lead You Back - rock ballad

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