Danny Tieger wrote for the first season of the Story Pirates podcast after being an on-stage Story Pirate for years. He is an accomplished composer who first gained attention in 2009 for his song “Sunburnt Hand” – an acoustic duet that he sang with Julia Nunes. Since then, he’s written songs for NASA, CNN’s Parts Unknown, Tribune Media, and Sony Music.
Danny lives in Connecticut with his wife and two sons. He serves on the board of the Sharon Playhouse and teaches 6th grade humanities at Indian Mountain School.