Walter Mencken 2:37 p.m., March 1
- Joined: Dec. 5, 2012
- Gender: M
- Neighborhood: University Heights
- Hometown: El Paso, TX
- Website: http://www.sandiegobassoon.com/
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- Last log-in: Feb. 16, 2015 | See activity
Based out of San Diego, bassoonist Dan Weiss is available to perform with chamber groups, symphonies, and pit orchestras in the Southern California region and music festivals worldwide. His wind ensemble, the Left Coast Quintet, is also available for weddings, fundraisers, dinner functions, and similar.
Dan has over 20 years of performance and musical collaboration experience, and has won awards at numerous competitions for both solo and ensemble work. Dan holds a degree from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, where he served as principal bassoon of the University Symphony and the wind quintet while studying City and Regional Planning, and a graduate certification from the University of California, San Diego.
Dan enjoys collaborating with friends and musicians on performances for a wide range of audiences, in venues as small as coffee shops and school classrooms, to company parties, ceremonies, and full symphonic solos. He has been a featured chamber or solo performer on both coasts, in Boston, New York, San Diego, LA, Orange County, and San Luis Obispo.