About Daniel Palko
Get to know Daniel Palko
Daniel R. Palko, based in Princeton, NJ, is an esteemed musician with an extensive background in church music. His career includes roles as Associate Musician, Organist, and Pianist at various institutions such as The Church of Saint James in Springfield, NJ, Church of Saint Joseph/Saint Thomas in Staten Island, NY, and The Church of Saint Magdalen de Pazzi in Flemington, NJ.
In addition to performing, Daniel has taken on responsibilities in training choirs, cantors, and overseeing music programs. He has led the restoration of pipe organs and created concert series in several parishes.
Daniel's academic credentials are equally impressive, with studies in Sacred Music, Choral Conducting, and Organ Studies at Westminster Choir College. He continued his education at Princeton University, The Juilliard School, and Manhattan School of Music, focusing on music composition, theory, organ, piano, Latin literature, and Liturgy.
His dedication to music and commitment to nurturing talent sets him apart as a respected figure in the field of church music. His rich background in various musical disciplines underscores his unique contribution to the communities he has served.