Daniel Wyneken is a vocal coach in the NEC college opera department and serves as chorus master for the department’s MainStage productions. He is music director of the department’s outreach efforts into the Boston schools and is music director of NEC’s summer session Opera Studio. He has served as assistant conductor and principal coach at several regional opera companies, including Central City Opera (Denver, Colorado), Opera Omaha, Syracuse Opera, and Opera on the James (Lynchburg, Virginia). He has taught diction at both The Boston Conservatory and New England Conservatory. He has been a frequent collaborator in chamber music recitals in the Boston and Baltimore areas.
B.M., with honors, California State University; M.M., NEC. Piano studiestudies with Leonard Shure and Thomas Gentry; vocal coaching with Terry Decima. Former faculty, Boston Conservatory.
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