Daniel Carter is originally from Baltimore, MD and currently teaches Elementary Band in the Howard County Public System. Along with a busy performance schedule in the Columbia/Baltimore area, Daniel also maintains a private horn studio.
Mr. Carter received his Masterís Degree in Horn Performance from Ithaca College. There he studied under Alex Shuhan, Professor of Horn and founding member of professional brass quintet Rhythm and Brass. While at Ithaca, Daniel was busy performing in many ensembles including the Ithaca College Symphony Orchestra and Wind Ensemble and also several chamber groups in the area. He has also performed around the Finger Lakes Region with the Cornell Chamber and Symphony Orchestras as well as the Utica Symphony Orchestra and Festival Chamber Orchestra. Prior to earning his Masterís Degree, Daniel studied with James Vaughn of the Maryland Symphony Orchestra at Shepherd University, where he earned his Bachelorís Degree in Music Education.
Daniel most recently performed with the Two Rivers Chamber Orchestra and Columbia Orchestra and is an active performer with the UMBC Symphony Orchestra, Chapelgate Christian Academy Orchestra and IHS Brass Quintet. In the little spare time Daniel has, he can be found expanding his musical ability by playing his guitar, or simply spending time with his wife, Katie, and his newly acquired puppy, Gertie.