Daniel Salo is a composer and sound artist residing in Seattle, WA. As a multi-instrumentalist he has written and performed music for piano, organ, guitar and string quartets. Salo started playing piano at an early age and performed in multiple orchestras playing contrabass and bassoon. During his time at Indiana University he took a job working as a stage hand at the Musical Arts Center on campus, he became mesmerized by opera music and performances. He began experimenting with blending synthesizers, noise/ambience and electronic music into his own classical background. His music has been featured in film and t.v. and widely used in performance art and dance. Salo’s music is both haunting and hopeful, influences from minimalism and the avant garde he aims to create unique scores into the ethereal.