Who Am I

DAN WELLS is a conductor, singer, author and arranger based in New Jersey. A graduate of Westminster Choir College, Dan holds a Bachelor of Music in Music Education and a Master of Arts in Teaching. Currently, Dan serves as Resident Music Director for the Lyric Theater at The College of New Jersey. Previously, he served as Director of Choral Activities at Delaware Valley Regional High School, as well as Music Director for their Winter Musicals earning accolades from Paper Mill Playhouse and Bucks County Playhouse for his music direction. As a conductor, he received third place for the Dale Warland Award in Choral Conducting and made his professional NYC conducting debut in April conducting for Kate Baldwin at the Laurie Beechman Theater. As a professional singer, he has sung and recorded albums with acclaimed ensembles, such as the Westminster Williamson Voices, the Princeton Singers, the Mendelssohn Chorus of Philadelphia, and the Same Stream Choir. As an author, he has collaborated with James Jordan on multiple publications (Conductor as Prism, 2017, The Moral Acoustic of Sound, 2018, Intonational Solfege, 2022) and with Frank Abrahams and Ryan John on Becoming Musical (2017, all published by GIA Publications).