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New piece by Marcus Paus


Dan Styffe has just received a new sonata for bass and piano by Norwegian composer Marcus Paus. The piece is written for him and pianist Ingrid Andsnes.

BassEurope Convention

20-25 Sep 2016

Jurymember of the solo competition Sept 19-20. Solo-recital September 23rd with pianist Evan Mitchell and bassist Wayne Darling. World premieres on pieces by Hauta-Aho, Waddle and Garcia.

Bass Convention

14-16 Oct 2016

Bass Convention at The Royal College of Music including masterclass, recitals and discussions together with, amomg others, Gabriele Ragghianti, Thierry Barbé, Alberto Bocini.

CD recording

9-11 Dec 2016

Styffe will record a new for the Brittish label Prima Facie. Among other composers, there will be pieces by Plews, Hauta-Aho, Garcia, Salles, Paus and Viken.

Markneukirchen competition

4-13 May 2016

Dan Styffe will sit as a jury member for the International solo competition in Markneukirchen next year.

Collaboration with Christian Lindberg


Swedish trombone soloist, conductor and composer Christian Lindberg will compose a new bass concerto for Dan.


Selected Performances


  • 7 Aug UMBRIA

    Festival Federico Cesi
    Dan Styffe, Gabriele Ragghianti, Thierry Barbé, Giuseppe Ettorre - double bass

  • 7-13 Sep SEVILLA

    Festival International de Musica Camera Joaquin Turina

  • 2016

  • 23 Sep PRAGUE

    BassEurope Convention solorecital
    Dan Styffe, Wayne Darling and Evan Mitchell

  • 24 Sep PRAGUE

    BassEurope Convention
    Chamber music with Simon Garcias Soundworld

  • 24 Sep PRAGUE

    BassEurope Convention
    Chamber music and CD-release with music by Teppo Hauta-Aho

  • 14-16 Oct LONDON

    BassEurope Convention
    Various chamber music pieces Royal College of Music's BassFest Gabriele Ragghianti, Thierry Barbe and Alberto Bocini aong others