Drummer/percussionist Dan Gross lives and works in the New York City area. His Broadway and national touring credits include Grease, Blood Brothers, Les Miserables, Elaine Stritch: At Liberty, Rent, and Chicago The Musical. In addition to appearances and recordings with local New York cabaret and pop artists, recent concert work includes performances with Broadway veterans Leslie Uggams, Petula Clark, Emily Skinner, Lee Roy Reams, Kelli O'Hara, Karen Mason, and Liz Callaway. Gross has also published two instructional drum method books through Cherry Lane Music. As a songwriter and composer, he has provided music for the Daydream's Reality Foundation and Music Outreach: Learning Through Music and has received multiple ASCAP Plus Awards and reviews in Billboard and American Songwriter magazines. Gross is also co-composer/lyricist/librettist for Southern Rain: A New Musical, which was presented at the 2013 ASCAP Music Theatre Workshop led by Stephen Schwartz. Gross is a member of the American Federation of Musicians (AFM), the American Society of Composers and Publishers (ASCAP) and the Dramatists Guild. He is honored and delighted to be returning to the Pillow for his third season.
Jazz/Musical Theatre Dance Program Musician | July 28-August 18, 2014