Dan Emmett started out in music on the piano in Rochester, MI at the age of 8, and added violin shortly after, playing in numerous orchestras. He later began studying Rock, Country, and traditional fiddle music, finding a home in the touring scene shortly after. He has played nationally across all 48 contiguous states with artists such as Wade Hayes and numerous Nashville and Texas Red Dirt artists. He served as the house fiddle player for Cowboy's Dancehall in Arlington, TX, and currently resides in the Carolinas. Outside of performing, he enjoys making violins, teaching music, and spending time with his son.