Dan Johnson grew up in Roseburg, OR where his propensity for making music began. At age eight he began formal piano lessons, and his musical interests broadened from then on. Over the years Dan has performed in many ensembles including the Oregon State University Chamber Choir where he met his wife, Jill.
While at Oregon State Dan earned both a Bachelor of Arts in Music as well as a Master of Arts in Teaching. Since 2002 he has taught general music and choir at every level from Kindergarten through High School and is currently proud to be the music teacher at Pine Ridge Elementary School in Bend. Dan and Jill have four children; Joseph, Lucia, Silas, and Hannah.