Danielle Thwaites (daiza)

Behind the moniker, Daiza, the Texas native and Ableton Certified Trainer Danielle Thwaites uses her extensive versatility and expertise as a producer, technologist, and educator to enable people to creatively express themselves with music technology. She believes in the beauty of process and experimentation, challenging herself with new technological advances while incorporating guitar, field recordings and the human voice. As a live playback engineer, tech and troubleshooter, she is able to adapt and empathize in the most strenuous of situations. In her opinion, good music is executed with transparency and risk taking.