Got My Wings

This is the result of a 2-year project reflecting on the life and writings of the incarcerated Buddhist practitioner and author Jarvis Jay Masters. Featuring Westchester Ballet Company, choreography by Todd Hall and Tomiko Magario Got My Wings—Jan. 22, 2022...

Got My Wings

Looking ahead to the Jan. 22 premier of Got My Wings, here is a new promo featuring the break dancer James Jandrok! see http://www.bethanyarts.org/got-my-wings for more details and...

I’m Moving to a Coop Platform!

https://www.ampled.com/artist/danblake I’m thrilled to announce that my new music will now be posted and streamable at Ampled, a cooperative platform designed and owned by and for musicians! For as low as $3/month you’ll get at least 2-3 subscriber-only...

New Sunnyside Album!

“One of the most relevant and musically rich albums of 2021 in any style of music.” – Alan Young I’m thrilled to announce my fourth album as a bandleader – now out on Sunnyside Records! Release concert March 26 at Soapbox Gallery! Read a...

New Article In Jazz Ed Magazine!

Here is a new article I published in JazzEd, where I discuss teaching forms of activism and social justice in the classroom. I also reflect on my role as a White educator performer of a historically African American cultural expression. Check it out!   JazzEdMagazine...