Saturday January 10th.2016 Sinatra band (Laguna Woods) Clubhouse Three 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday Janaury 16th, 2016 Tijuana Dogs Mozambique ( Laguna Beach) 9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday January 30th, 2016
Tijuana Dogs Stillwater (Dana Point) 8:00pm - 11:30pm
Sunday January 31st, 2016
Tijuana Dogs Swallos Inn (Capistrano)
3:00pm - 7:00pm
Dave, a native Californian, received his Bachelors of Music in Jazz and Commercial Guitar from the renowned University of Southern California (USC) School of Music. Since graduating, Dave has gone on to lead a very diverse and successful musical career. He has performed both solo and with a wide range of artists that includes Jazz, Classical, Pop, Rock and Country genres.
Dave was an original member of Kilauea, a very successful pop Jazz band. While with Kilauea he toured the U.S. and performed on four cds, two of which went top ten on the Billboard Charts. During that same period, Dave released his own jazz cd., "That Goes to Show Ya" on Time Is Records, which made it to the airplay charts and was heard around the country. Dave has also released two cds with his trio Toxic Jazz.
Dave has performed with artists as varied as Art Davis, Brandon Fields, Eric Marienthal, Tony Guerrero, Bobby Shue, Warren Hill, and with 60's pop stars Mel Carter and Jackie Deshannon. He recently toured on the East Coast with "Steely" an independent artist with a national release and airplay.
Dave currently performs locally and internationally with one of Southern California's most popular cover bands The Tijuana Dogs. He also performs with the Big Band Wartime Radio, Retro Pop and Soul Band The Class of 69 and freelances with numerous artists both locally and nationally.
Dave continues to be very active as a session musician playing on numerous independent releases, as well as arranging and writing. He has written, arranged and recorded original music for Universal Studios theme parks, as well as composed original music for "Muzak," which is heard around the world. Dave continues to be involved with education, teaching the studio guitar course at Orange Coast College and several private students and has written his own guitar book.