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Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies

Department of Appalachian Studies

Daniel Boner

Daniel  Boner 

Director
Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies
Contact:
423-439-8582 /
304 Brooks Gym

Director of Bluegrass, Old Time, and Country Music Studies, Band Director-Country Band and Bluegrass Band, Voice Harmony, Individual Instruction.

A multi-instrumentalist and vocalist, Dan Boner has made national and international concert tours of Italy, Japan, Germany, Belgium, Canada, England, and Scotland; performing at venues that include St. Peter's Basilica, NATO Headquarters, the Smithsonian National Folklife Festival, the Grand Ole Opry, and The White House. In 2004, he teamed up with bluegrass shamisen virtuoso, Takeharu Kunimoto, as a member of The Last Frontier, performing throughout the United States and Japan. Dan's music can be heard on more than fifty recordings, including his 2007 solo album, The Gospel Way, and his production of David Grindstaff's Here and Now, which featured a number of IBMA and Grammy Award-winning artists. Dan has performed onstage with many bluegrass and Grand Ole Opry stars including Ralph Stanley, Jesse McReynolds, Alison Krauss, Rhonda Vincent, Ricky Skaggs, and the late Porter Wagoner

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