Allen Hinds has performed and recorded with jazz and R&B luminaries including Patti Austin, Roberta Flack, The Crusaders, James Ingram, Gino Vannelli and many others.
As a composer, Hinds has written songs for Larry Carlton, Patti Austin, and for the CBS television series JAG. His third CD release Falling Up features top LA session musicians Jimmy Johnson, Jeff Babko, Dave Hooper, and Melvin Davis. Hinds is currently working on a new CD, and continues to contribute music to recording artists, as well as to television and film projects.
At the Cornel School of Contemporary Music at Shepherd University Allen teaches Guitar Instrumental Lab, Group Performance, Master Clinic and private lessons.