Why hire Zach Daniels?
Zach Daniels is an accomplished composer who is capable of writing/arranging for any ensemble/soloist. As well as being an accomplished composer, Zach is an avid Bassist and Cellist. He was Principal Bassist at Glendale High School and played for the Springfield Youth Symphony. He plays in Drury's various ensembles & with Missouri State University. Zach is also able to pull together many of the top musicians from the greater Springfield area to play with him as well for a performance to wow any audience. His abilities as a composer and performer will add a new, exciting level of interest to any event whether it be a Dance, Wedding, Banquet, or anything. Our experiences speak for themselves.
Zach Daniels has composed nearly 100 songs in total, and is currently working with Dr Carlyle Sharpe at Drury University. He started out on Cello and switched to Bass but two years ago, by teacher request. Zach has written on Commission on several occasions and has had his pieces played at several venues, including 2 Springfield Symphony Orchestra concerts.
Zach plays acoustic(upright) Bass, can play slap-bass very well. He is principal Bassist for Glendale High School playing with the Advanced and Chamber Orchestra, as well as with the Pride of the Falcon Band and various ensembles there. He also plays with Missouri State University's Orchestra and travels with them on tour.
Zach Will be attending Drury University in Springfield, MO Majoring in Music Composition.
*Is the Bassist and lead Composer/Arranger for Sforzando, a local music group.
*Is currently a member of the Springfield Youth Symphony
*Plays Bass for the Missouri State University Symphony
*Has had his compositions played at several venues Including:
- Several high schools' concerts
- Two Springfield Symphony Concerts
- Springfield Junior Youth Symphony Concerts
- 2009 Rose Banquet
*Has had his music read by:
-St. Marks Squared
-Missouri State Symphony
-Springfield Youth Symphony
-Springfield Junior Youth Symphony
-Central High School's Advanced Orchestra
-Glandale Freshman Strings
-Glendale Advanced Orchestra
-Glendale Chamber Orchestra
-Glendale Advanced Choir
-Various performing ensembles
*Has conducted The Springfield Symphony's Concertmaster, David Hayes along with his teacher and professional Violist Andy Johnston in Mozart's Concerto for Violin, Viola, and Chamber Orchestra
*He has performed at many large events including:
- 2010 CODA Convention in Atlanta, Georgia
- 2009 SPS-R12 Rose Banquet
*Currently performs with:
-MSU Symphony Orchestra (Bass)
-Glendale Advanced Orchestra (Principal Bass)
-Glendale Chamber Orchestra (Principal Bass/Cellist)
-Glendale Bass Trio (Principal)
-Springfield Youth Symphony (Bass)
-Glendale Symphonic Band (Bass)
Has performed with many other groups including several Missouri Music Educators Association groups and the Springfield Symphony
*Has appeared with groups in Chicago, Washington DC, St. Louis, Atlanta, and across the entire country.
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