Danielle Hermon Wood has been involved in many different arenas of the entertainment world. She has performed as a back up singer for Sting in his New York City XM Radio Concert, as a soprano soloist in Universal Studios Japan Christmas Concerts, in commercials for Sprint/Nextel, concert engagements as the soprano soloists with the Singapore Symphony in Handel’s Messiah,
soloist in the benefit concert The Sky Is Not Falling (St. Luke’s Theatre NYC) and as a soloist with Pittsburgh’s River City Brass Band.
Other notable performances include performances with The Skylight Opera Theater as Despina in Cosi Fan Tutte, Musetta in La Bohème, Dorine in Tartuffe, Lucy in Opera Omaha’s production of Threepenny Opera, Narrator in the world premiere of Gershon Kingsley’s Raoul at the Goethe Institute, NYC and Belle in Thea Musgrave’s A Christmas Carol with Virginia Opera. She has performed with the Santa Fe Opera in their apprentice scenes and has spent four summers with The Utah Festival Opera Company in such roles as The Baker’s Wife in Into The Woods, Electra in Gypsy, Susan in Desert Song and Lizette in Naughty Marietta, where her comic performance was compared to the late Madeline Kahn (Herald Journal, Logan, Utah).
Danielle received her Bachelors of Arts from Carnegie Mellon University where she was the winner of the Concerto Competition. She went on to receive her Masters of Music from The Manhattan School of Music where she was awarded the Richard F. Gold Career Grant.
Danielle moved to Colorado in July of 2011 with her husband and daughter after living in NYC for 13 years. She is looking forward to sharing her excitement for music and the theater with Dana V. Music and she promises to make you laugh in every lesson.