Name: James David
Primary Genre(s): Contemporary Classical
Biography: James M. David is assistant professor of composition at Colorado State University. His compositions have earned national and international awards from ASCAP, MTNA, the Dallas Wind Symphony, and the National Association of Composers among others. Commissioned works include projects for Joseph Alessi (NY Philharmonic), John Bruce Yeh (Chicago Symphony), the International Saxophone Symposium and Competition, and more than fifty university wind ensembles. His music has been performed throughout North America, Asia, and Europe and recorded for the Naxos, Summit, and Albany labels. Dr. David holds degrees in composition and music education from the University of Georgia and Florida State University.