Dan is obsessed with making music. Focusing his music composition and production efforts primarily on the film and television industries, Dan Mufson has composed music for many of the globe’s largest advertising agencies and major music production houses. His work includes original musical compositions for McDonalds, Levis, Macys, Procter & Gamble, Universal Music Group, Mercedes-Benz, Ford Motor Company, Sephora, UBS Bank, Subaru of America, Avon, Marshalls, Kraft Foods, Bayer, and General Mills, among others. Dan has worked in studio with many talented artists such as Citizen Cope, Rilo Kiley, Shawn Colvin, Regina Spektor, Joan Osborne, and John Medeski.
Dan grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He began his interest in music at a very young age. At eleven years of age he received guitar lessons from Paul Greene, who eventually started the Paul Greene School of Rock. After becoming a serious guitar student, Dan eagerly took on the drums, piano, bass and turntables. After he attended Philadelphia’s Creative and Performing Arts School, he honed his music composition and production skills at Brewster Academy, Hofstra University and the School for Audio Engineering (SAE) in New York City.
Dan’s studio consists of a hybrid of new and old. He relies heavily on vintage instruments, and outboard gear, as well as embracing the technology of computer software and plugins.
He is based out of Los Angeles, CA.