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Dave has been a member of WOTM since December of 2009. He was finalist for “Best Country Bassist” for 2010 Buffalo Music Awards and Nightlife Magazine. He started playing guitar in 1970, and bass guitar in 1971. He studied String Bass @ Lancaster HS, and SUNY @ Fredonia, and privately studied with the 1st bassist with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra.
Dave also played sting bass for Lancaster HS Orchestra, Greater Buffalo Youth Orchestra, and the FSU Orchestra. He has played Bass guitar for the Lancaster Jazz ensemble. He studied music education at Fredonia and taught private lessons for a short time.
Dave played string bass and bass guitar in Jazz bands, big bands, and at weddings and parties. He has worked locally filling in of several local bands at the same time….including big bands, country and rock bands.
During the last several years, Dave has been performing country music with some local country bands in the WNY region. He could be seen on stage opening with many National Recording Artists such as Jamey Johnson, Chris Cagle, and Keith Anderson to name a few. Dave was a member of Nashville recording artist Everett Lee’s band “Underground Stampede” for several years.