Mr. Daniel Romero
Director of Music
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Romero as our new Director of Music at Grace Church in Newark. Mark you calendars for Mr. Romero's first Sunday on The Feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary, August 15, 2021.
Daniel, a Denver, Colorado native, began music study at age twelve and attended high school at the Denver School of the Arts. He received a Bachelor of Music degree in organ performance from Metropolitan State College of Denver, where he studied with Dr. Joyce Shupe Kull, FAGO and he earned a Master of Music degree at the University of Denver where he was a student of Dr. Joseph Galema.
Daniel has served several Denver area churches, including Our Merciful Savior Episcopal Church, Church of the Ascension (Episcopal), and Holy Ghost Catholic Church in Downtown Denver. From 2009 to 2012 he served as music director and organist at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Barnstable, MA.
Daniel served as assistant director and accompanist of the Cherry Creek Children’s Chorus in Denver, and later in a similar position for the SouthCoast Children’s Chorus in Marion, MA.
Daniel holds the Colleague Certificate (CAGO) from the American Guild of Organists. He is currently writing a history of the pipe organ in Colorado and documenting all pipe organs in the state. Daniel’s other interests include playing the theater pipe organ, organ building, running, cooking, travel, and history.