Alan Chan is a multi-faceted composer, with a goal to create original and innovative music by incorporating musical cultures around the globe, to bring refreshing experience to audiences. He has received commissions from around the world and recognitions from ASCAP, American Composers Forum (ACF), twice from Percussive Arts Society (PAS) and Los Angeles County Arts Commissions, among others. He was a member of the prestigious BMI Jazz Composers Workshop, directed by composer Jim McNeely. His influence including music by Hermeto Pascoal, Thad Jones and Uri Caine.
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