Teaching Faculty

Daniel Fenn

Daniel J. Fenn is Director of Worship and the Arts at Lord of Life Lutheran Church in The Woodlands, Texas. He is a 2009 graduate of the Master of Sacred Music program that was shared between Luther Seminary and St. Olaf College. Dan also holds organ performance degrees from Mississippi College (BM, 2002) and the University of Houston (MM, 2004). Other churches served include St. John’s Lutheran Church in Northfield, Minnesota (2009-2013) and Grace Presbyterian Church in Houston, Texas (2002-2007 and 2013-2018). He is a past Dean of the American Guild of Organists and has been active in the Association of Lutheran Church Musicians and Choristers Guild. Dan has performed at the Institute of Liturgical Studies at Valparaiso University, and frequently performs organ improvisation accompaniments to silent movies across the Houston area. The son of two church musicians, Dan became the organist of his home church in Mississippi at the age of twelve and has been an active church musician ever since. It was there that he developed a passion for gospel music and congregational singing of all styles. 

  • June 10 - June 13
    • Music


      Holden Village is a community where your questions are valued and encouraged. Most programs led by visiting teaching faculty occur during the summer months. However, Holden also invites faculty to teach sessions for special events and retreats throughout the rest of the year.
      Check out a list of the 2024 Summer Faculty.