duotrio is a modular chamber music ensemble founded in NYC by trumpet player and composer Daniel Nissenbaum.

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Daniel Nissenbaum is a professional trumpet player, composer and film scorer. He currently lives in Brooklyn, New York.


He attended Berklee College of Music, where he graduated in 2007 with a Degree in Brass Performance. He earned his MA from University Of The Arts in 2015.

As a trumpet player and recording artist, Daniel has recorded with and/or performed with Donald Byrd, Marcus Miller, Bobby Rydell, Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul, MISIA, Darlene Love, The Drifters, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, Mary Wilson (The Supremes) The Marvellettes, The Toys, and The Disco Biscuits.

As a media composer, Daniel has worked for WaitWhat (Media Productions), The Smithsonian Channel, Chicken and Egg Productions, Nickelodeon and other independent companies. He has an ongoing position as assistant to composer Giancarlo Vulcano (30 Rock, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Briarpatch).

Currently, he co-composes the music for the Webby award-winning business podcast, “Masters of Scale”.