Daniel Chisham is currently teaching High School Band in the Kansas City area and resides in Lawrence, Kansas. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree from Wichita State University and a Master of Music degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia. Mr. Chisham has several works for band as well as for orchestra published. His has written commissions for Holden, Missouri, St. Mary's Cathedral Choir in Wichita, Kansas and Newman University Choir, also in Wichita. His piece entitled "Across the Plains" made the Bandworld Top 100 list in 1996.