Daniel Crain is currently in his third year as band director at Mentor High School in Mentor, Ohio where he directs the Wind Ensemble, Grey Band, Freshman Band, Jazz Band, Pit Orchestra, and assists with the Fighting Cardinal Marching Band. Mr. Crain earned his Bachelor of Music Education degree from Bowling Green State University in 2003, and his Master of Arts in Music from Case Western Reserve University in 2008.
Prior to his appointment at Mentor High School, Mr. Crain taught general music and band for one year in the Youngstown City Schools, and two years at Perry Local Schools in Massillon, Ohio. As a high school student, Mr. Crain was a member of the Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony under Dr. Ciepluch’s baton. As the conductor of the CYWS II Concert Winds, Mr. Crain feels honored and privileged to have the opportunity to give back to the organization which has given him so much.
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October 29, 2014, 8:00 pm
Marla Berg, soprano, guest artist
Tanya Ell, cello, guest artist
Robert Woolfrey, clarinet, guest artist
Jason Smith, trombone
Linda Jones, piano
Ralitsa Georgieva-Smith, piano
New Music Series Symposium
November 1, 2014, 1:30 pm
James Mobberley, guest composer
Preparatory: Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony Concert
November 2, 2014, 3:00 pm
Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony I
Dr. Gary M. Ciepluch, conductor
Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony II – Symphonic Winds
Melissa Lichtler, conductor
Cleveland Youth Wind Symphony II – Concert Winds
Daniel Crain, conductor