In spring 2017 a new CD will be released on the english label Prima Facie. Solo pieces by Garcia, Salles, Hauta-aho, Paus, Viken, Harrison, Alexander and Marais. Duo bass/piano by Steve Plews who is also the producer.
CD release with Hauta-Aho
A new CD on Prima Facie is being planned dedicated to Teppo Hauta-Aho. The CD will include both pieces by him and pieces written to him by among other Garcia, Salles and Heyes.
Markneukirchen International Instrumental Competition
May 4-13 2017
Styffe will be in the jury for the International solo competition, for double bass, in Markneukirchen.
Styffe will be holding masterclasses in Helsinki in April and in Leipzig in May 2017.
Jun 5-10 2017
Dan will give a solo-recital and participate in three chamber concerts at the ISBs 2017 convention in Ithaca, US. He will play with Gabriele Ragghianti, participate in a recital dedicated to Teppo Hauta-Aho and play in Barry Green´s project "Anna´s Promise".
Voksenåsen Summer Academy
Teaching at Voksenåsen Summer Academy, Oslo. Together with Rüdiger Ludwig.
International Bass Academy
Aug 13-20 2017
Dan will participate at Biarritz International Bass Academy, France. With Thierry Barbe and Gabriele Ragghianti, Gottfried Engels, Edmond Cheng and others.
Collaboration with Christian Lindberg
Feb 2 2018
World premiere for a new bass concerto by Swedish composer, conductor and trombone soloist Christian Lindberg with the Beethoven orchestra in Bonn, Germany. Lindberg conducting.
International competition Ludwigslust
Jul 22-29 2018
The 10th International Johann - Mathias - Sperger - Competition in Ludwigslust, Germany.