LAMC Staff - Daniel Stein
Recently featured in the Cincinnati Opera/concert:nova’s production of Piazzolla’s Maria de Aires, Daniel Stein is a classically trained violinist and educator who also specializes in tango and klezmer performance practice.
An advocate of chamber and new music, Daniel has recorded and premiered pieces by several composers, including Alon Nechustan (Israel-USA), Tatiana Catanzaro (Brazil-France), Rodoldo Valente (Brazil), and Daniel Highman (USA), among many others.
While touring, he has had the pleasure of sharing the stage with classical and popular artists such as Sylvia McNair, Frank London, Raul Jaurena, Pablo Aslan, Hector del Curto among many others.
As part of the cast of This is Tango Now‘s production Identidad he has also worked with Tony award winning dancers Fernanda Gui and Guillermo Merlo.
Additionally, Daniel has been working as a producer for the Latin American Music Center since 2009 at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, where he is also one of the main coaches of the Center’s Popular Music Ensemble.
He has produced CDs for Grammy award winner Sylvia McNair (Peace-2011) and IUmusic/LAMC (Eco de Violin, Piano de Pampa y Jungla, and Paisaje Urbano, among others). In the 2012-13 season he will be managing the IU String Academy’s tour of Argentina and Brazil.
Daniel holds an MM in violin performance from Indiana University where he studied with Nelli Shkolnikova and is finishing his DM (ABD) in historical performance with Stanley Ritchie.