David Schultz

David S.

Grandville, MI

About David S.

David teaches: Ages 9 to 65
Teaching since: 2003
Last sign in: 4 days ago

Overview

Playing the trumpet for 17 years, David has performed all across the country with high praise.

A native of Grand Rapids, MI; he performed for two seasons with the Grand Rapids Youth Symphony before attending Western Michigan University to earn a Bachelor's degree in Music Performance. While in Kalamazoo, David frequently performed in area pit orchestras, most frequently appearing with the Kalamazoo Civic Theater. He also served as a substitute musician with the Southwest Michigan Symphony and the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra.

Following an audition at The Juilliard School in New York City, David was invited to study trumpet with Kevin Cobb; an internationally-renowned chamber musician with The American Brass Quintet. While attending graduate school, David was a charter member and principal trumpet of the Hartford Independent Chamber Orchestra.

David currently serves as the principal trumpet with the Grand Rapids Symphonic Band while teaching, performing, and composing.

Experience

Brass Instructor

May 2011 - May 2013
Music and Arts (West Hartford, CT)

Brass Instructor

Apr 2009 - Jun 2010
Marshall Music (Kalamazoo, MI)

Education

Master of Music, Trumpet Performance

Aug 2010 - May 2013
The Hartt School - University of Hartford

Bachelor of Music, Trumpet Performance

Aug 2005 - Jun 2010
Western Michigan University
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3 Reviews on David S.

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DavidP. Jan 31, 2016
Trumpet · In home
David is the definition of professional. His trumpet knowledge and ability to help me improve in lessons week to week has been beyond beneficial. His talents extend much further than the trumpet and that aids in the lesson experience as a whole.
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DavidP. Jan 31, 2016
Trumpet · In home
David is the definition of professional. His trumpet knowledge and ability to help me improve in lessons week to week has been beyond beneficial. His talents extend much further than the trumpet and that aids in the lesson experience as a whole.
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Sam G. Dec 15, 2015
Trumpet · In home
Verified Student
Great first lesson!