Daniel Sigmon is the Campus Administrator at New Hope Lutheran Church in Missouri City, Texas (Southwest of Houston). Music has defined and enriched his life in ways that he never thought possible. During the last 30 years he has been able to accomplish and experience many things, writing: 4 operas, 5 song cycles, a piano concerto, an organ concerto, several works for orchestra, ensemble pieces, choral music, and band works as well. Daniel has also written music for the church and arranged much of the Evangelical Lutheran Worship Hymnal to be used with diverse instrumentation. He's had the immense honor and pleasure of hearing his music performed all over the world. He has also been privileged to tour Europe and Mexico as a performer. He is a member of the Texas Choral Directors Association and ASCAP.
Daniel is also active in Aviculture, speaking at conferences around the country about birds and reconciliation ecology. He is a freelance writer for Bird Talk Magazine and BirdChannel.com where he contributes articles about urban parrot populations and endangered and extinct parrots.
Daniel currently serves as Festival Director of Parrot Festival in Houston, Texasl. He is also a member of the Quaker Parakeet Society, the American Federation of Aviculture, the International Conure Association, and the International Parrotlet Society.