born on 15/10/1946 in Kopenhagen, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Bo Stief (born 15 October 1946) is a Danish jazz and rock bassist, composer, and arranger born in Copenhagen.
He has worked or recorded with Don Cherry, Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Dizzy Gillespie, Dexter Gordon, Johnny Griffin, Jackie McLean, George Russell, Kenny Drew and Ben Webster, among many other prominent jazz musicians.
Since 1980 Stief has been leading bands as Chasing Dreams, Dream Machine or One Song III.
In 2005 he was awarded with the Danish Django dOr as Master of Jazz.
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