Beyond the Horizon
CLOSE QUARTERS: EPISODE 12
Alan Steinberger is a first-call pianist and composer in the film, television and recording industries.
He was credited and featured throughout the Academy Award-winning documentary March of the Penguins as well as the HBO films Bernard and Doris and Mrs. Harris. He has orchestrated and performed on the scores for the hit TV show King of the Hill, the cult sensation Firefly and the ground-breaking video game Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune. He frequently composes music for commercials, including a multiple awarding-winning spot for Honda (people who look like their cars), earned a gold record for Winterlude, an album of contemplative Christmas instrumentals, and his cartoon likeness has been used as a character on the TV show Sylvester and Tweety Mysteries. He currently resides as the principal pianist of the Pasadena Symphony and POPS orchestra and the Hollywood Bowl orchestra.