262: Allan Santos on finding your purpose Oct. 19, 2016

from Contrabass Conversations - double bass life on the low end of the spectrum with Jason Heath· ·

Allan Santos and I met 15 years ago at the Britt Festival in Oregon. I vividly recall drinking beer with him at the bar while Dave Anderson shot pool in the corner. After studying with players like Shinji Eshima and John Hood, Allan had landed an orchestra gig in the Toledo Symphony. The goal had been reached. But Allan felt like things were at an 8 in his life. Not a 10. ### What would a 10 look like? Fast forward to the present, and Allan is on a totally different path. Allan left the Toledo Symphony several …

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