Dan is a professional pianist who has played 100 engagements in the last three years. In 2015, Dan was proudly elected to both Whisperings and to the Enlightened Piano Artist Network, putting him in an élite of the top 300 contemporary solo pianists in the world. His CDs are available at www.dankennedy.us and at online merchants such as CDbaby, Amazon, and Apple Music. Dan resides in an 1860 farmhouse in Western Massachusetts.
BLOOM ROAD was nominated for 2015 Album of the Year Award as well as 2015 Piano With Instrumentation Award by OWM
One of Dan's videos SWEET RAIN was named an official selection to the 2016 SENE Film, Music & Arts Festival
BLOOM ROAD was on the One World Music Top 100 Chart for several months, peaking at #4
BLOOM ROAD was on the Zone Music Reporter Top 100 Chart for a total of five months, peaking at #7
BLOOM ROAD was the #44 Zone Music Reporter New Age album of 2015
DULCIMER IN G has been in rotation at SiriusXM Satellite Radio since 2009
BLOOM ROAD charted at #20 on the Music Choice Soundscapes channel for November, 2015
Reviews New Age (RNA) Video of the Month, March, 2015, for "Sweet Rain"
#1 on a ReverbNation Instrumental local chart for weeks ending 8/5/16, 7/29/16, 7/22/16, 7/15/16, 7/8/16, 7/1/16, 6/24/16, 6/17/16, 6/10/16, 6/3/16, 5/27/16, 5/20/16, 5/13,16 4/29/16, 4/8/16, 3/28/16, 3/4/16, 2/26/16, 2/19/16, 1/1/16, 12/25/15, 12/18/15, 12/11/15, 12/4/15, 11/27/15, 11/20/15, 11/6/15, 10/30/15, 10/23/15, 10/9/15, 10/2/15, 9/10/15, 9/4/15, 5/22/15, 5/15/15, 4/24/15, 4/17/15, 2/27/15, 4/24/15, 4/17/15, as well as 11/29/13, 11/22/13, 11/15/13, 11/8/13 (forty-four times)
BLOOM ROAD was named the #5 recording for May, 2015 by Enlightened Piano Radio
In July, 2014 MOVING ON was placed in NOT MY CHILD, a short, powerful film/PSA about teen drug abuse
INTUITION (produced by Grammy winner Corin Nelsen) peaked at #7 on the ZMR Top 100 Chart in July, 2013, and remained on the chart for five months.
INTUITION was named a Top 10 New Age Album of 2012 by John P. Olsen of NewAgeMusicWorld.com
INTUITION was selected as an Audiosyncracy "Best of 2012" CD
Reviews New Age (RNA) Video of the Month, May, 2013, for ''Could Be''
Dan has received play on over two hundred fifty (250) national and international radio stations and podcasts including: 106.3 The Lounge, AccuRadio, A Ultima Fronteira, Ambient Studios, Audiodacity, beautifulinstrumentals.com, BLU FM, CalmRadio.com, CBC, Celestial Reasonings, CHRW,CINQ, CJLL, CKUW, En El Aire, Full Circle Studio/WHYR,Galaxie, GotRadio (Piano Perfect), GotRadio (New Age Nuance), HNR (iNewAge), Highlander Radio/Celtic Radio, Jazz Ambience, KACU, KBAC, KBRW, KBSU, KCAW, KCBX, KCHO, KCPR, KCUR, KDNK, KEAO, KEOL, KKCR, KKUP, KMSU, KMXT, KNOM, KRCB, K-High OnLine, KCCK, KMST, KOPN, KRCL, KRSC, KRVR's "Sunday Sunrise," KSBR, KSER, KTEP (AUDIOSYNCRACY), KTOO, KUAC, KVNF, KYGT, KZMU, KZUM, KZYX, Lee Armstrong, Lost Frontier, Montana Public Radio, Moods of the Moon, Music Beyond Words, Musica Pagani, Musicas Imaginadas, My Spirit Radio, New Age Rhythms, One World Radio, Peaceful Radio, Phase Radio Productions, Portland Internet Radio (FAIRadio.net), Radio Cluj, Radio Despi, Radio Iliberis, Radio Kansas, Radio Magico/Meditation France, Mystic Soundscapes, Radio Nuages, Radio Peaceful Moments, Radio PLENITUDE, Radio Relax, Radioioi, RajmanReviews.blogspot.com, RFI Romania, Seascapemusic, Sky.Fm (Solo Piano), SLOR, Smooth Jazz and More, Smoothjazznow.com, The Global Music Project, The Global Voice/WQNA, Upper Room Radio Show, WAIF, WAWL.org, WCNI, WDBX, WDVR, WeR1Radio, West Limerick 102FM, WERU, WESS, WFAS, WFCF, WFIT, WGOE, WHPC, WKNH, WLFR, WMHB, WMNR, WMSE, WMUH, WNMC, WQLN, WRBC, WTUL, WUTC, WVUD, WWSP, WWUH, WWVU, WXPN, WXXI, WYBF, WYSO and Zzaj Productions. A warm thanks to all the producers and DJs making this possible.
Dan Kennedy's music is also available on these fine listening services: Apple iTunes, 24-7, 7digital, Akazoo, Beyond Oblivion, Deezer, eMusic, Google Music Store, GreatIndieMusic, iHeartRadio, Inprodicon, iTunes Match - Americas, iTunes Match - Europe, iTunes Match - Switzerland, JB Hi-Fi, MediaNet, Mondia Media, Music Choice, Muve Music, Nokia, Omnifone, Pandora, Rdio, Rhapsody, Rumblefish, Shazam, Simfy, Slacker Radio, Spotify, Tradebit, WiMP, Xbox Music, Yandex, ZadioRadio.
Interviewed by Kathy Parsons of MainlyPiano.com, June, 2013, see http://www.mainlypiano.com/Interviews/Dan_Kennedy_6_13.html
LANTERN (2007), (produced by Will Ackerman) went to #67 on the NAR Top 100 Chart
Winner of composition competition for the New England Conservatory Honors Woodwind Quintet, 2004
Seven (7) LCC grants from the Massachusetts Cultural Council since 2000
Oct.-Nov. 2012. EASY LIVING was featured on Don Campau's radio show No Pigeonholes on KKUP in San Fran and Monterey Bay areas
WMNR, WGRS, WGSK and WRXC in Monroe, CT broadcasted Tracks 2-4 of Lantern in May, 2009 on the 'New Music Gallery'
Dan's music is featured on a series of podcasts by Sea Change Media
Dan and his music were featured in an article written by Jennifer Heshion of the Amherst (Mass.) Bulletin, November 26, 2008 edition
KKUP 91.5 FM Radio in Cupertino, California, has aired Dan's music under the label 'Visionary'
Dan's music has been featured on the show `Music from Beyond the Lakes` WDBX 91.1 FM Radio, Carbondale, Illinois, produced by Jerry Nelms and Namdar Mogharreban