Daniel   Hunter-Holly

Associate Professor  

Office: BEIDM 113
Phone: (956) 882-7178
Email: daniel.hunterholly@utrgv.edu

Dr. Daniel Hunter-Holly

Dr. Daniel Hunter-Holly teaches Vocal Pedagogy, Art Song Literature, Movement & Improvisation, and Assists with UTRGV Opera Theater. Areas of research interest include formative assessment tools and integration of movement to assist vocal development.







Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Catherine Compton. Transformations: Sing Your Story, Provost's Office , $11,732.00 (December 2017 - May 2018)

  • Daniel Hunter-Holly. UTRGV Faculty Travel Support, UTRGV, $600.00 (August 2017 - August 2017)



Selected Presentations


  • Daniel Hunter-Holly and Corinne Ness. "Assessment Tools for the Applied Voice Studio," International Congress of Voice Teachers 2017, International Congress of Voice Teachers, Stockholm, Sweden (August 2017)

  • Rebecca Coberly and Daniel Hunter-Holly. "Living in the Moment: Incorporating Movement and Vocal Improvisation Training into the Undergraduate Voice Curriculum," College Music Society South Central Chapter 32nd Regional Conference, College Music Society South Central Chapter, Henderson University; Arkadelphia, AR (March 2017)

  • Daniel Hunter-Holly. "Reviving Instinct: Pedagogy and Assessment of Movement and Improvisation Education," National Opera Association, National Conference, National Opera Association, Santa Barbara, CA (January 2017)

  • Stephen Bomgardner, Rebecca Coberly, Daniel Hunter-Holly, and Carlyle Sharpe. "Benjamin Britten's Realizations of Henry Purcell Songs: Two of England's Finest Composers in a Single Repertoire.," Fifty-Ninth College Music Society National Conference, College Music Society, Santa Fe, NM (October 2016)

  • Daniel Hunter-Holly and Corinne Ness. "Assessment Tools for the Applied Voice Studio," NATS National Conference, National Association of Teachers of Singing, Chicago, IL (July 2016)

  • Stephen Bomgardner, Rebecca Coberly, Daniel Hunter-Holly, and Juan Andrade. "Benjamin Britten's Realizations of Henry Purcell Songs: Two of England's Finest Composers in a Single Repertoire.," College Music Society Pacific Northwest Chapter 29th Regional Conference, College Music Society Pacific Northwest Chapter, Pacific University; Forest Grove, OR (March 2016)

  • Stephen Bomgardner, Rebecca Coberly, Daniel Hunter-Holly, and Albert Munn. "Benjamin Britten's Realizations of Henry Purcell Songs: Two of England's Finest Composers in a Single Repertoire.," College Music Society Pacific Southwest Chapter 5th Regional Conference, College Music Society Pacific Southwest Chapter, California State University, Long Beach; Long Beach, CA (March 2016)

  • Stephen Bomgardner, Rebecca Coberly, Daniel Hunter-Holly, and Juan Andrade. "Benjamin Britten's Realizations of Henry Purcell Songs: Two of England's Finest Composers in a Single Repertoire.," 2014 Joint Regional Conference of the College Music Society Southern Chapter and Mid-Atlantic Chapter and the Association of Technology in Music Instruction, College Music Society Southern Chapter and Mid-Atlantic Chapter, The University of Tennessee at Knoxville (February 2014)

  • Stephen Bomgardner, Rebecca Coberly, Daniel Hunter-Holly, and Albert Munn. "Celebrating Benjamin Britten's 100th anniversary with an exploration of his realizations of Henry Purcell," College Music Society Great Lakes Chapter 31st Regional Conference, College Music Society Great Lakes Chapter, University of Dayton; Dayton, OH (March 2013)

  • Stephen Bomgardner, Rebecca Coberly, Daniel Hunter-Holly, and Albert Munn. "Celebrating Benjamin Britten's 100th anniversary with an exploration of his realizations of Henry Purcell," College Music Society 28th South Central Regional Conference, College Music Society South Central Chapter, University of Texas at Brownsville; Brownsville, TX (March 2013)



Selected Performances and Exhibitions


  • Daniel Hunter-Holly "A Secret Tone -- Music of Beethoven and Schumann," Kingsville, Texas, United States (2017)

  • Kenneth Saxon "A Secret Tone - Music of Beethoven & Schumann," Brownsville, TX (2017)

  • Allan Armstrong "A Question of Light," Brownsville (2016)

  • Daniel Hunter-Holly. "Winterreise," San Jose, Costa Rica (2016)

  • Daniel Hunter-Holly. "Winterreise," Brownsville (2016)

  • Daniel Hunter-Holly. "American Song with Composer and Pianist Robert Spillman," Brownsville (2015)

Current Courses

MUAP 1269 04 - Applied Voice II:
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MUAP 2269 04 - Applied Voice IV:
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MUAP 3269 04 - Applied Voice VI:
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