Danny Heslop is an American singer / songwriter who has been performing and teaching for over 15 years He covers a wide variety of genres, including funk, jazz, rock, folk and bluegrass.
Heslop says several things have helped to inspire his music. Other musicians like Jason Mraz, Dave Matthews Band, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Stevie Wonder, James Taylor and Cat Stevens – but also things like his mom’s spaghetti, midnight cereal, his wife’s smile, family vacations and even a picture of a baby cat.
As an accomplished guitarist, Heslop is good at letting the music do the talking. His wide range has made him a popular performer at weddings, banquets and various music festivals.
In 2016, Heslop was named Best New Artist from the Utah Music Awards. He has also been featured on Mormon Channel Artist, where he performed his original song, “Spring,” and a cover of the hymn “Lead Kindly Light.”