Alan has been playing guitar since 1989. He received a B.A. in Music from Five Towns College in New York in 2000. Alan has studied many different styles over the years including rock, blues, jazz, classical, funk, Motown and reggae. For over 20 years he has been a featured performer in live as well as studio settings. Since 1998, Alan has been teaching all over the New York area and now finds his home in Raleigh NC. He performs regularly in various musical settings from solo acoustic to full electric ensembles. “I believe lessons should be tailored to the goals of the students. Each student is different so the lessons should reflect that”.