David has served as Artistic Director of the Western Reserve
Chorale since 2012. He holds degrees in music from Allegheny
College and the Cleveland Institute of Music (CIM) with major
studies in the fields of vocal performance, conducting and
Dalcroze eurhythmics. David serves as Associate Dean for Student
Affairs as well as teaching choral conducting.
David currently serves as Director of Music for Church of the
Saviour in Cleveland Heights. He previously served the United
Methodist Church of Chagrin Falls for 23 years. Through the CIM
Distance Learning program, he has served as a choral coach and
clinician to numerous school choirs across the country. David
has also conducted numerous North-East Ohio ensembles including
the Singersí Club of Cleveland, the University Circle Chorale
and Chamber Choirs, and the CIM Singers. David appeared as the
guest conductor/clinician for the Firelandís District Music
Festival in 2014. David has also served as choral director for
Park Synagogue, Pathfinder Music Camp, Bethany Covenant Church,
and the Allegheny College Chapel Choir.
As a vocalist, David has appeared numerous times as a recitalist
in Northeast Ohio, Florida, New York and Pennsylvania and as
soloist with various choral ensembles. He has appeared in
musicals and operas including productions with the Chagrin
Valley Little Theatre, CIM Opera and Lyric Opera Cleveland.