Daniel Padden is a composer and musician based in Scotland.
Since moving to Scotland he has created music for film, theatre and television, as well as for a variety of individual projects and commissions.
Since 1996 he has been a member of the avant-experimental group Volcano the Bear. VTB have performed extensively throughout Europe and America, and have released numerous albums, EPs and singles. In 2006 they released the double-album Classic Erasmus Fusion (on Beta-Lactam Ring records), and Volfurten, a self-released LP on their own imprint Volucan.