Daniel has degrees in Music Ed. and Choral Conducting, and has loved singing in ensembles all his life. Follow him on Twitter @dclarksmith.
In concert, Daniel particularly enjoys performing the Evangelist role in Bach's Passions. At the Met, favorite roles include Parpignol (La bohème) and roles in Wozzeck & La rondine. Daniel dreams of breaking Pietro Audisio's 1924 record of singing Parpignol 114 times. Daniel has been with his husband Michael S. Caldwell for 23 years.
Hometown: Wheaton, Illinois
Met Debut: 1995