Dan Kennedy

composer • pianist • recording artist




Composer/pianist Dan Kennedy has performed in 21 states across the U.S.A. as well as Canada. He has worked with such luminaries as Will Ackerman, Joe Bongiorno, Charles Neville, Wings drummer Steve Holley, David Rose, Glen Velez, and T-Bone Wolk. Dan’s music has enjoyed over 426,000 spins on the internet. Winner of the 2019 Enlightened Piano Radio Album of the Year, Dan's 4th Solo Piano album MOUNTAINS MADE OF SHADOW, ANTHEMS MADE OF LIGHT (Mt. Pollux Music) spent 7 consecutive months on the ZMR Top 100. His previous music peaked at #7 on the ZMR Top 100, #4 on the OWM Top 100, and was one of John P. Olsen’s Top 10 of 2012. Dan's concerts are usually full of his original works, but often include cover songs and, seasonally, holiday music. A member of Whisperings, Dan approaches his compositions with a conservatory-trained formal sensibility, and along the way overlays sparkling melodies and flashes of unexpected improvisation.