Peter Danstrup

Primary Instrument: Bass

Born: April 23, 1954    

Peter Danstrup, bassist, composer, associate professor

Born April 23 1954 in Copenhagen

Education Student 1972 Teacher Training College 1972-73 The Royal Danish Academy of Music, double bass 1975-79 (unfinished)

Bands ’70’s: Jazzbanden, Oktobergruppen, Bohena, Strange Brothers + John Tchicai, Cox Orange, Salsa Na Ma ’80’s: Six Winds, Jørgen Emborg Quartet, Halberg/Larsen, Svend Asmussens String Swing, New Jungle Orchestra, Pete Dan Band, Link Wray, Mazur/Markussen Kvartet, Mikkel Nordsø Band, Jan Kaspersen Kvintet, John Tchicai Group, Space Train, 3-step, Op, Op, Op, Two Bass Hit ´90’s: John Tchicai Quartet, Berimbau, Aisha, Maaneklar ´00’s: Jan Kaspersen SOB, Mikkel Nordsø Band, Berimbau, Ultraktement, Alisio Ensemble, Jan Kaspersen SaxChase ´10’s: The Reptiles, Alisio Ensemble, Mikkel Nordsø Band, Jan Kaspersen Saxchase, Klökkeblömst...
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2012: 2 Dansih Music Awards - best jazz recording (Beautiful Untrue Things) - best composer (Beautiful Untrue Things)

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Featured recording “Klökkeblömst”

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Ilk Music (2013)

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Primary InstrumentBass

Willing to teachAdvanced students only.

Credentials/BackgroundTeaches at the Rhythmic Music Conservatory in Copenhagen, Denmark

Basses: custom built Brögger acoustic bass guitar, Fender Jazz bass, german double bass amps: Lundgaard double, TC electronic RH 450
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