Daniel Nissenbaum is a professional trumpet player, composer and film scorer. He
currently lives in Philadelphia.
Daniel began playing professionally at the age of 15, with various jazz and pop
groups in and around Philadelphia and Camden. Higher profile events included
performances with Ahmad Jamal, Mccoy Tyner, Donald Byrd, and Valery Ponomerev.
He attended Berklee College of Music, where he graduated in 2007 with a Degree in
Brass Performance. He has also had the fortune to play with such greats as Marcus
Miller and Terence Blanchard while in attendance.
After graduating from Berklee, Daniel moved out west and lived in California for
under a year, performing regularly and teaching both private lessons through his
own studio as well as through the Boys and Girls Club.
He returned to Philadelphia in the spring of 2008 and has since established a local
studio for teaching in addition to a large volume of work as a professional trumpet
player, recording artist and composer