300: Dan Styffe on solo projects, life in Norway, and the importance of sound Jan. 13, 2017

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Dan Styffe is a man in constant motion. It's astonishing the number of musical projects that he has going on: * a new solo album coming this spring (his eighth album in 11 years!) * appearances at events like BASS2016, RCM International Festival, and ISB 2017 * serving as Co-Principal Bass of the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra * teaching at The Norwegian Academy of Music and Barratt Due's Institute of Music New music for the bass is a major area of interest for Dan. He works regularly with composers like Rolf Martinsson, Teppo Hauta-Aho, Bernard Salles, and Simón García. ### We …

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