Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Richard Cross
Richard Cross has worked as a Board-Certified Music Therapist with the Detroit Public Schools Community District since 1987. He has provided music therapy services in the day treatment program for over 30 years. Mr. Cross exposes his students to singing, recorder playing, tone chimes, handbells, bucket drumming, drum circles, piano, and boomwhackers. He also teaches basic music theory skills. Students are given the opportunity to perform in holiday programs, African-American history programs, and spring programs. In addition, students have performed in area senior living community centers and nursing homes as well as very special arts Michigan in Dearborn.