Darren Schmidt

Voice, Piano, French Horn

Darren Schmidt is an award-winning composer and performer from Baltimore, MD.  He started piano and voice studies early on, singing and touring with the Maryland State Boychoir for 10 years. Darren picked up french horn in middle school and attended the band magnet program at Patapsco High School. He continued his studies in voice, french horn, and piano while earning his composition degree at Towson University. In addition to school choirs & bands, Darren has performed in a variety of groups including barbershop quartet Pratt Street Power, barbershop chorus Parkside Harmony, and the 229th Army Band.  Curious souls are welcome to explore his music and performances at