My name is Dan Berk and I am 22 years old. I live in NYC and am pursuing a career in music. I am a singer/songwriter always looking to collaborate with other musicians. I sing in the pop/r&b genre but I am very versatile in all genres. Always looking for work!

Session/demo singer, background vocals, songwriting, studio musician.

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Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
My demo work for a NYC songwriter called Mr. Sterling Fox. I demoed vocals for him and it was a really humbling experience because I realized I have what it takes to do this professionally.
What are you working on at the moment?
My EP.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
That I'll be 100% professional, timely, and provide excellent service and quality.
What do you like most about your job?
The music. Singing and music makes me feel whole. It's an indescribable feeling.
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
How would you describe your sound? Pop/soul.
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
That it's easy coming up with vocal melodies.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
What sound are you going for and what's the end goal for the project?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Give good direction and be open for input.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
Microphone, in-ears, monitor, piano, and my loop pedal.
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I've been singing my whole life but these past few years I have really been diving into recording and writing more.
How would you describe your style?
It's very soulful and pop driven. It also has elements of acoustic singer/songwriter vibes.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
John Legend because he's such a role model and his level of musicality is like no other.
What type of music do you usually work on?
Pop/acoustic.
What's your strongest skill?
My ear for melodies and how to make them catchy.
What do you bring to a song?
I bring passion, tone, emotion, and beautiful vocals!
What's your typical work process?
If I am demoing vocals for another artist I usually listen to the track a bunch of times and talk to the songwriter to see how much creatively I can change the melody.
Tell us about your studio setup.
My family owns a big and professional recording studio in Long Island, NY so I have very easy access to record!
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Tori Kelly, Ariana Grande, Sam Smith, John Legend, John Mayer, Jason Mraz, Carrie Underwood, Bruno Mars.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
I write pop/r&b vocal melodies, session singing, demo vocals for other artists and commercials.