Dan Dardon

dan dardenHometown:
Chicago, Illinois

Vanderbilt University, Bachelor of Music, 2023

Dan is a senior at Vanderbilt University where he studies with Gil Long of the Nashville Symphony. Dan holds a major in Tuba Performance and a concentration in arts administration.

Dan often records at the legendary Ocean way studio or performs with the Chattanooga Symphony. Dan holds many achievements in performance as well as behind the scenes. Dan’s goal is to continuously enhance his leadership and teaching skills in order to support and bring hope to others.

What is something interesting that people may not know about you?
I really enjoy cooking, and trying new recipes.

What are you most looking forward to this summer with the NRO?
I am looking forward to being in the presence of a supreme level of music making, and service to the Breckenridge community

What activities/hobbies do you most enjoy?
Squash, Hiking, Billiards