Daniel Perkins

Professor of Music

PhD, Musical Arts, University of Southern California
MA, Choral Music, University of Southern California
BA, Piano Performance, Brigham Young University

Office: Silver Center for the Arts 320
Fall 2019 Office Hours: M/T/TR/F 11am-12pm

Phone: (603) 728-8184
Personal Website: http://perkinsconducts.com

© Maundy Mitchell 2018

Dan Perkins is in his 29th year at Plymouth State University, where he is professor of music and director of choral activities and in 2007 was appointed the first Stevens-Bristow Distinguished Professor. Dr. Perkins is active as a guest conductor and clinician throughout the United States and abroad. He is co-founder and music director of the New Hampshire Master Chorale and Chamber Orchestra, music director of the Manchester Choral Society and Orchestra, and principal guest conductor and director of choral activities for the New Hampshire Music Festival. Past positions include guest conductor of the Asia Pacific Activities Conference Orchestra in Hanoi, Vietnam, principal guest conductor of the Vietnam National Opera and Ballet in Hanoi, music director of the Hanover Chamber Orchestra and New England Camerata, associate conductor of the Savonlinna Opera Festival Chorus, and associate conductor of the Finnish Chamber Choir.

Research Interests
Finnish Choral Music

Associations, Boards, and Committees
Chorus America 

Courses Taught
History and Literature of Western Music
University Chorale
Chamber Singers
Music Theatre Company
Choral Conducting
Graduate Practicum in Choral Music (Special Topics)

Dan Perkins Website

Manchester Choral Society

New Hampshire Master Chorale