David is a Grammy and Emmy nominated composer, arranger, songwriter, orchestrator, producer and instrumentalist who has worked in all areas of music, including film, records, advertising and television.
David’s songs have been recorded by Whitney Houston, Barbra Streisand, Ariana Grande, Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Usher, Dolly Parton, Dusty Springfield, Eddie Murphy, the Four Tops, Cher, Lynn Anderson, Julio Iglesias Jr. and many others, and appear on the Greatest Hits collections of Whitney Houston, Barbra Streisand, and Dolly Parton. David has also worked as a producer, arranger and guitarist with many icons of the music business, including Rod Stewart, Bette Midler, Whitney Houston, Elton John, Peter Criss, Jimmy Cliff. Johnny Cash, Harry Nilsson, The Temptations, Aretha Franklin, Judy Collins, Brenda Russel, Don Covay, The Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section, Dr. John and many others.
David has written and produced music for thousands of television and radio commercials for virtually every major advertiser and has won two Clios for his work. His scores have appeared in numerous documentaries, television shows, and independent films.
David teaches at the Steinhardt School of New York University and a founding member of the Council of Music Creators and Musicanswers, advocacy groups for composers, songwriters, performers, producers, and engineers.
David lives in New York and has studios in New York City and Bridgehampton, Long Island. MusicAnswers is a rapidly growing organization of 4000 songwriters, composers, performers, and producers seeking to reclaim and protect our rights in the digital age.