263: the intriguing Jonathan Haskell Oct. 21, 2016

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Jonathan Haskell may very well be the world’s most interesting man. He’s a bassist. In a great orchestra: L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande in Switzerland. Also, he’s the president of the musician’s union. An accomplished conductor. Fluent in multiple languages. ### He is also the author of three murder mysteries centered around the orchestra. Here's a link to the first five chapters of On the beat, a murder mystery involving an orchestra, a sadistic, villainous, and diabolical conductor, an undercover cop in the percussion section, and a Pirastro Flexocor E string as a murder weapon! Set in Chicago …

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