Rooted in Upstate New York, Dave draws inspiration from a plethora of musical influence that produces a truly diverse and tasty output of sound.
Dave holds two degrees in Recording and Jazz Studies, which he is putting to use as a performer, writer, and private instructor.
He spends much of his time writing ambient-folk music under a project named willow|speak. the project is aimed to be a series of concept albums with literature accompanying the music.
Photographer: Darrian Amaker
Over the years, Dave has performed, toured, and recorded with groups of many genres performing regionally and nationally at venues such as The Knitting Factory, and festivals like SXSW and CMJ. he has also performed for several months at a time on cruise ships out of australia as a duo and solo act.
Always up for the next interesting opportunity, Dave is available for an endless possibility of projects.