Dan Goeller

Composer Dan Goeller created Spirit of the Falls. His compositions’ colorful orchestrations and accessible compositional style have delighted audiences and performers around the world. They have been widely published. Dan has also worked on numerous recordings and several tours with artists including Amy Grant, Vince Gill, Michael W. Smith and others. Dan’s music, often under his own direction as a conductor, has been performed by numerous orchestras and choruses including the National Symphony, Atlanta Symphony, St. Louis Symphony, Nashville Symphony and many others. Dan’s compositions have been programmed on numerous nationally televised concerts, and have also been featured in both regional and national radio and television broadcasts.

Dan and his wife Heidi founded Harmony South Dakota in January 2014. Harmony SD is an El Sistema-inspired after-school program providing children ages 6–14 with the opportunity to transform their lives by developing and practicing essential life skills–like discipline, perseverance, and cooperation–they need to be successful wherever life takes them.