met Alan when Michael asked him to be in a band called,
"Black Fache" that Michael was putting together back
in high school. They were one of the best groups of
that type of music I had ever heard. Everyone of them was extremely
talented individuals and their local popularity grew very quickly!
However, they all wanted to pursue their higher education's and
careers, so the group broke up in very short order.
Alan is the finest violinist I personally have ever heard, and he has had the honor of playing with many of the local symphonies and been asked to travel with some to Europe. He graduated from the University of California Berkeley with a degree in Computer Science and Music.
spending some time on the eastern coast he came back to the Bay
Area to live and work. He now has his own band and also plays
with various other groups when they need him.
He, and his talent, are extraordinarily exceptional!
I miss seeing him terribly, but I can