AMDA Faculty since: 2017
Daniel Manoiu is an educator, pianist and composer. He has performed at world class venues, such as Carnegie Weill Recital Hall and the New World Center. Daniel had his debut as a soloist, performing Bartok's Rhapsody with the Transylvania Philharmonic. In musical theatre, he was the pianist for several productions, most notably, In the Heights. Daniel is the recipient of numerous awards and commissions, including first prize at Rivere D'Oro in Italy and the New World Symphony. He is an active film and video game composer, scoring the feature film, Puzzle, and the animated show, Ray & Clovis, on Amazon Prime.
Daniel is an accompanist and teaches Sightsinging and Piano Fundamentals.
Ph.D., Composition, University of Miami
M.A., Composition, Florida International University
B.A., Piano Composition, National University of Music, Bucharest