Dan is a musician based in South West UK specialising in saxophones, clarinet, flute and EWI. He has performed and recorded with a number of acclaimed artists in a variety of styles from jazz and funk to hiphop and electronic, co-founding the succesful Badcore Horns in 2011 with conductor/composer Simon Dobson.
He teaches school classes and privately in the Devon/Cornwall area with years of experience working for music services. Dan also arranges parts for ensemble and has a grounding in guitar, piano and drums/percusion as well as graphics and web-design.
Dan regularly performs with:
The Badcore Horns (www.badcorehorns.co.uk) - Horn section for hire. They are a professional session, dep and recording group as well as an acoustic drum and brass band.
Seahawks (www.seahawks77.wordpress.com) - Electronic purveyors of Psychedelic yacht rock and deck shoegaze. Known internationally and collaborators with popular artists such as Tim Burgess, Hot Chip, Badly Drawn Boy and many more.
Antimatador (www.antimatdor.co.uk) - SW:UK based pop/funk/electronic originals project in it's first year active with support from BBC Introducing.
Freshly Squeezed (www.freshlysqueezedfunk.co.uk) - Funk, soul and hiphop covers band with national performances and interest from BBC 6Music's Funk and Soul Show.
Dan on baritone with Lazy Habits
As a session artist, Dan has also worked with Madness / Tim Burgess / Universal / Lazy Habits / High Cross Society / Real World Studios / Pete Miles (Middle Farm) / The Studio 1 Record Label / Lo Recordings / Frontline Producers / Vice Magazine / Granville Sessions / Luke Concannon / Patrick James Pearson / Sweet Billy Pilgrim / Electric Swing Circus / Electric River / Maddie Carty /