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Daniel Zajicek

Department(s): Bass, Composition, Guitar, Piano

Daniel Zajicek is an American composer, artist, and pianist, whose works have been described as both “significant” and “unsettling.” His creative output consists of installation and video art, as well as electronic, orchestral, operatic, and instrumental works. He studied composition and piano at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, electroacoustic music and composition at the University of North Texas, and composition and video & installation art at Rice University. Presentations of his works have taken place with the Fort Worth Opera and Diverse Works, as well as in Portugal, the Czech Republic, France, England, Cuba, Canada, China, and Taiwan. Daniel is also active as a performer of both the electric and acoustic bass, performing regularly with bluegrass, gospel, and rock ensembles.