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Daniel Mintseris
Lives in New York City
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new yorker, thinker, reader, listener, musicmaker

instruments:
piano, wurlitzer, clavinet, pianet, keyboards, laptop, analog and digital trickery, harmonium, melodica, accordion, toy xylophone, stylophone, guitar, etc.
proud user of: Ableton Live
and Kawai Digital Pianos
daniel mintseris
born and grew up in Lithuania
started classical piano at age 7, jazz piano at age 14
moved to the US in 1993, studied jazz arranging and composition in Philadelphia
moved to New York in 1998, acquiring a taste for the classic and the eclectic
have been getting along with people and computers surprisingly well, onstage and off
have continued to learn how to blur dividing lines and discover music in all its infinite beauty

have had the pleasure and the privilege to work with the following, among many:

st. vincent
sharon corr
the waterboys
david byrne & st. vincent (co-musical director)

forge the bell (member)
marianne faithfull
[2007 "Songs Of Innocence And Experience" tour, 2005 "Before The Poison" tour, "Live In Hollywood" DVD]

renée fleming's Dark Hope project (musical director)
martha wainwright and morphoses
teddy thompson
[2008-2009 "A Piece Of What You Need" tour,
2010 "Bella" album with David Kahne producing]
peter cincotti

ari hest
alice smith
david foster

ashford & simpson
deborah gibson
katie costello
greg holden
rosi golan
joy askew & echo
fernando saunders
constantine maroulis
HER KIND: The Life And Poetry Of Anne Sexton
lucy woodward
avi bortnick & cornpone
sol seppy
everett bradley
dave eggar
nancy magarill
mieka pauley
blow up hollywood
sasha lazard (musical director)
felicia collins
celia chavez
karina zeviani
"the color purple" and "memphis" on Broadway


Influences: bjork, emiliana torrini, massive attack, squarepusher, mouse on mars, super furry animals, the beatles, david byrne, rufus wainwright, regina spektor, fiona apple, jon brion, patty griffin, lucinda williams, alison krauss, angela mccluskey, jesse harris, radiohead, sheryl crow, stevie ray vaughn, stevie wonder, earth wind and fire, miles davis, ella fitzgerald, brad mehldau, arnold schoenberg, karlheinz stockhausen, olivier messiaen
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Currently
New York City
Previously
Los Angeles, CA - Vilnius, Lithuania
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musician
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