Artist Profile of Nicholas Daniel, principal oboist of Camerata Pacifica
Nicholas Daniel, celebrated as one of the world’s foremost oboe players, boasts a career spanning over four decades, marked by remarkable achievements in diverse musical realms. Beyond being a renowned musician, he’s a dedicated ambassador for music education, championing initiatives like the “Every Child a Musician” Campaign. With a vast international following on platforms like YouTube, where his videos have garnered over 1,000,000 views, Nicholas engages with audiences worldwide. He has directed music festivals, served as a professor at esteemed institutions, and significantly expanded the oboe’s repertoire by commissioning numerous new works. Recognized for his outstanding contributions, he was honored with the Queen’s Medal for Music by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in 2012. Nicholas Daniel continues to enchant audiences as a concerto soloist, chamber musician, and Principal Artist with Camerata Pacifica, leaving an indelible mark on the world of music.