Daniel (Danny) Bakan

FA Since 2016

Current/Previous Educator Positions:

  • 2013 - present: Faculty, UBC Faculty of Education
  • 2005-2009: Faculty, Ryerson School of Early Childhood Studies
  • 2006-2009: Creative and educational consultant-Chris Mckhool (Award winning children's musician)
  • 2000 - present: Music Teacher, Private Practice
  • 1995- 2008: Artist in the Schools (Theatre and Music), Art Starts Cultural Centre, Hartshorn Elementary, Royal Conservatory of Music, Willow Academy, Birch Cliff Public School and more
  • 1993- 2009: Musical Director and Composer, Little Red Theatre, Zed House, ISO and Surth Productions, Kim Frank, Volcano, Kaeja d'dance and more
  • 2002-2007: Musical Therapeutic Facilitator, Toronto Rehab Hospital and private practice
  • 2000-2001: Children's Folk Choir Leader, Blue Skies Folk Festival
  • 1985-1997: Actor-numerous engagements
  • 1996: Music Teacher, Hillel Sunday School, Toronto
  • 1995-1997: Cultural Studies Teacher, Danforth Jewish Circle
  • 1995: Cultural Studies Teacher, Wynchefsky Centre
  • 1995-1996: The Harmony Project Coordinator/Artist Educator, Art Starts Cultural Centre
  • 1995-1996: Drama Instructor, Art Starts Cultural Centre
  • 1996-1999: Project Assessment Team Member - Learning Through The Arts, Dr. Joyce Wilkinson, OISE/ The Royal Conservatory of Music
  • 1994-1995: Children's Entertainer, Cascade Theatre Artist in the schools
  • 1993-1994: Assistant Festival Coordinator, Mayworks Arts Festival
  • 1985-1997: Actor-numerous engagements.

Email: danny.bakan@ubc.ca