Dan studied music at the University of Toledo, majoring in classical guitar & string bass and currently resides in Phoenix, AZ with Median. Dan is a local performing artist at Arizona community events and a longtime songwriter. The perfect complement to music is…wine tasting! Dan and Median take adventures in wine tasting in California as schedules allow.
Dan's musical achievements include:
· Wrote first song and started his first band at the age 12
· Had a song placement in the MTV hit series “Awkward.”
· Dan's indie artist CD, “This State of Mind”, was
distributed throughout the Gulf Coast and used as the
backing for Florida's Plumlee Beach Realty mobile app.
· Dan has had several library placements with sync
companies such as Scorekeepers, Crucial, Muziko,
Perpetual Music Group, and Human Factor
· Voting Member of The Grammy's
Dan worked professionally with Motorola and Freescale Semiconductor as global engineering software asset manager but now works full time creating and promoting his music. His goal is to establish industry relationships which help create open doors for his music.
Dan plays guitar, bass, keyboard, ukulele, mandolin, and drums. He has his own "Purple Grape" production studio in Scottsale Arizona.
Industry Memberships: American Music Association, BMI perfroming rights organization, Global Songwriters Connection and Voting Member of NARAS (The Grammy's).