"David is a Music Director supreme. He's professional, encouraging, extremely knowledgeable, and an exhorter to the highest degree. Few can compare to his mastery of the American musical theatre cannon, and I'm thrilled to have been able to work under his leadership onstage!"
R U T H I E A N N M I L E S , A c t r e s s
Tony Award®-winner, The King and I on Broadway
t r a i n o n
p u r p o s e
v o c a l c o a c h i n g
David's coached performers at every level, with a variety of goals. From Tony-winners working on special event performances, to university showcases in NYC, to cabaret performers, to high school students looking to audition for college music theatre programs across the country. He only takes on coaching clients as his schedule allows. Contact for up-to-date availability!
a c c o m p a n i m e n t
David has tickled the ivories in a myriad of different capacities. From playing solo cabarets, to multi-million dollar fundraisers, to international singing competitions, to auditions, David has worked on Broadway, Off-Broadway, toured internationally, and worked in Chicago with companies like The Marriott Theatre, Chicago Shakes, Porchlight Music Theatre, and countless others. Naturally, rates vary by the project, so inquire for specifics!
t r a n s p o s i t i o n s / t r a n s c r i p t i o n s
David has been providing music notation services for years, serving the theatre community with transpositions, transcriptions, arrangements and orchestrations, and offers a quick turnaround (based on availability), and free transpositions on his work for life. Inquire about these services directly, as rates vary by the project!
d i r e c t o r / m u s i c d i r e c t o r
David has directed over 50 full-length musicals, and music directed well over 100. As a musical theatre aficionado, he enjoys all genres of musical theatre, especially challenging and rarely-produced work. Among his many credits, he served as Director for the Virginia Premiere of Bright Lights, Big City, Assassins, Into the Woods, bare: A Pop Opera, and the 2013 Northwestern University Songwriters Showcase at 54 Below in NYC. As a Music Director, favorite projects include Saying Our Goodbyes: A William Finn Tribute, Fly By Night & Triangle (both with the American Musical Theatre Project), Danny and Sylvia (Off-Broadway), and the National Tour of John Doyle's re-imagining of Sweeney Todd.