He is an orchestral conductor and teacher who studied
at Ohio University and St. Louis’ Washington University. Concentrating on conducting, his
teachers included Alexis Hauser, James Paul and Leonard Slatkin.
He left education to enlist in the United States Air
Force and with them he was stationed at the Scott Air Force Base in
Illinois where he was a member of the Military Airlift Command Band as solo
After leaving service he became a member of the
faculty of Washington University in 1972 and went on to found the St. Louis
He is currently the music director of the St Louis
Wind and Washington University symphony orchestras, and the Mighty
Mississippi Concert Band, a national band clinician, guest conductor and
adjudicator, and president and trumpet and horn teacher at P&P
Education Services Inc.
Saint Louis Wind Symphony recordings
EndEnsCmasCD06 (CD: In the Christmas Mood)
Conductor - Dan