Studies with Susan Clark, Caryl Mae Scott, Stephanie Jutt, Eva Amsler, Jeanne Baxtresser and Alberto Almarza. B.M., Flute Performance from Florida State University. M.M., Flute Performance from University of Wisconsin-Madison. Certificate in Advanced Flute Studies from Carnegie Mellon University. Alan is a Database Manager for a prominent dance company and performs with the Astoria Symphony Orchestra, Brooklyn Wind Symphony, as well as freelancing in the NYC metropolitan area.