Dr. Dan Cole

Dr. Dan Cole

DR. DAN COLE joined the staff of First Presbyterian Church: Columbia, SC in July of 2007 as the church’s first full-time music director. He holds a B.A. from Emory University and a Doctorate in Choral Conducting from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, where he also earned his M.M. degree. Prior to coming to Columbia, Daniel served on the faculty of the University of Delaware. He and his wife Holly had been actively involved in the music ministry of Church of the Good Shepherd in Bloomington, Ind., and Tenth Presbyterian Church in Philadelphia.

Daniel is married to Holly and they have four sons and one daughter.

Seminar B: “Striving for Beauty and Simplicity: Music Leadership and Principles”