Dan Murphy has performed extensively on the east coast and throughout southern California including local appearances at the Redlands Bowl, Blue Jay Jazz Festival, The Performance Loft, the Jazz at Redlands concert series, and at many southern California jazz clubs. Performances include concerts with jazz/ swing musicians Don Stratton, Herb Pomeroy, Jim Walker, Milt Hinton, Herb Jeffries, Frankie Lane, Beryl Davis, and Julius La Rosa. Professor of Music at the University of Redlands since 1993, Murphy's university bands have performed with many well known jazz artists including Dave Brubeck, Bill Watrous, John Clayton, Bobby Shew, Jimmy Smith, Gerald Wilson, Bob Mintzer, Jim Walker, John Clayton, Anthony Wilson, Bobby Rodriguez, Denny Zeirlin, and Peter Erskine. While focused primarily on jazz styles, Dan Murphy is also active in regional musical theater orchestras and has performed live shows and recorded PBS television specials as keyboardist/ accompanist in the back up bands for The Fifth Dimension, B.J. Thomas, Lulu, Lenny Welch, The Four Aces, The Ink Spots, Patti Page, and Joan Rivers, to name a few.
Take an online course to learn the structure of online course development. Develop video tutorials with images and voice overs for his Jazz Improvisation class. Fully online or hybrid (flipped) mode.