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Dan Merceruio is the producer for Sono Luminus, and has worked for the record label since 2006. Dan takes pride in maintaining an overall standard of quality control of artistic projects. Whether creating and discussing repertoire programming with artists of varying styles, to collaborating with musicians throughout the entire recording process in the studio, Dan strives to promote a relaxed environment that allows all involved to perform at the highest level. Well-versed in the language of music, Dan has worked with many artists and groups of all styles and sizes, from solo pianists and vocalists, to string quartets, chamber ensembles, and full orchestra with choir. He is honored to have been nominated for a GRAMMY in the category of Producer of the Year, Classical, in 2012 and 2016. Dan is an alumnus of Shenandoah University, and a classically trained musician in voice and piano. He sings with the Washington, D.C. based vocal ensemble, Third Practice, and believes it important to maintain an active understanding of what it is like to be an artist on the “other side of the glass”.