Dan Wions, French Horn, is also the Principal Horn of the Pennsylvania Ballet Orchestra and a former faculty at the Westminster Conservatory of Westminster Choir College, Princeton, NJ. Recent achievements include being appointed as Hornist of the Brass Roots Trio, a finalist in the New York Philharmonic’s most recent Assistant Principal Horn audition, appointed as Principal horn of the Chamber Orchestra of New York and co-Principal horn of the Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas, being chosen three times for the prestigious Verbier Festival Orchestra, being selected to play for the Dalai Lama in Bloomington, IN. Dan holds a BM in Horn Performance, with outside studies in piano and composition, from Indiana University. In addition to Verbier, Dan has been a participant at the FAME festival and the National Orchestral Institute.
Dan is also the CEO and founder of Live Music Consulting LLC (www.livemusicconsulting.com). He presently resides in Hillsborough, NJ, working as an active soloist, chamber musician, clinician, and freelance artist, mainly in the NJ, NY, PA, and DC areas, and contracting nationally.