Alan Cross

Alan Cross was funded by the Arts and Accessibility Technical Assistance grant. For more informationclick here.

Alan Cross is a musician with a phsical disability. Since his back gave out, he hasn't been able to walk or sit for more than a few minutes at a time. He was no longer able to work as a music direector, so he turned to composition and songwriting. He applied himself, took lessons, and recruited help from friends of different disciplines. He has written, recorded, and made available a single Open My Eyes, scored solo piano/string orchestra works and music for a musical.

Artistic Discipline: 
Performing Arts

Music director, songwriter composer, accompanist, private piano instructor, jazz ensemble pianist, studio musician, and performer.

Disability type: 
Physical Disability
Saratoga, CA