A native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Daniel “Po” Carsello is thrilled to return home to the Penn Glee Club to serve as its Director. Daniel was a member of the Glee Club while an undergraduate at Penn, serving on its board as Secretary-Librarian, Publicity Manager, and President. He also served as the Music Director of the Penn Pipers. Daniel also was a member of the University Choir and Choral Society, performing such works as Mahler’s Symphony No. 2 in C Minor and Mozart’s Great Mass in C Minor. Daniel’s experience on the podium includes pit direction for the African American Arts Alliance’s production of Memphis: The Musical in April 2016 and the Penn Singers Light Opera Company’s production of Anything Goes! in December 2017. In addition Daniel worked with the Friends Select High School in Philadelphia on their production of Cabaret in November 2016. A fan of barbershop music, Daniel is a member of Always Sunny, a barbershop quartet that competes at competitions regularly. Daniel is a master’s student in Music History at Temple University’s Boyer College of Music and Dance.