Daniel Carter is originally from Baltimore, MD and received his Master’s 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. Prior to earning his Master’s Degree, Daniel studied with James Vaughn of the Maryland Symphony Orchestra at Shepherd University, where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education.
Mr. Carter is principal horn of the Two Rivers Chamber Orchestra and teaches Elementary Band and Strings in the Howard County Public System. When not at Shepherd, Mr. Carter maintains an active schedule of teaching and performing in the Baltimore area. Daniel lives in Sykesville, Maryland with his wife Katie, sons Jameson and Cameron, and dog Stella.