(b 1978)Musician and composer from Trondheim, Norway.
Educated at the Music Conservatory at NTNU in Trondheim and Royal College of Music in Stockholm, studying Piano and Hammond organ at the Jazz Department with additional studies in composition, counterpoint, music technology and musicology, and finishing with a doctoral degree from the Norwegian Artistic Research Programme with the project “Orchestra of Speech”.
Formo has established himself as a stylistically innovative hammond organ player, and works as musician, composer and researcher within a broad range of music from improvised and written contemporary music, to jazz and popular genres, as well as electroacoustic music and electronic art.
Daniel Formo is also the founder and director of the co-operative Particular Recordings Collective, an artist-run record company releasing music fra a community of musicians based in Trondheim.
Contact info: danielformo [a] startmail.com