Daniel Brinsmead (b. 1988) is a graduate of the School of Music at the Australian National University where he received a Bachelor of Music with Honours for performance studies in Classical Voice. He has recently completed a Master of Music majoring in Choral Conducting at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, U.K. His choral compositions and arrangements have been performed by school, university, community and professional choirs in the United States, United Kingdom and Australia. He was selected as one of eight winners from 918 worldwide entries to record his composition Come Sleep for the Abbey Road Anthem Competition in 2011 to celebrate the studio’s 80th anniversary. This recording was conducted and performed by Eric Whitacre and his singers. He has several choral works published by Santa Barbara Music Publishing. Daniel currently resides and works in Melbourne, Australia, as the Musical Director of several choirs, a singing and piano tutor, accompanist, composer, arranger and orchestrator. Daniel commenced at the Australian Children’s Choir in 2017 as tutor to The Reserve Choir. Visit www.danbrinsmead.com for more information.