Arts Empower Mega Conference 2017 has ended
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MAP -  We will be starting our day at the Casa del Prado Theatre.
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David Whitman

San Diego State University
Lecturer of Percussion and Studio Artist Faculty
Greater San Diego Area
Trained as a well-rounded percussionist in the orchestra, as a jazz musician on the bandstand, and as an artist under the tutelage of great teachers like Joe Morello and Dave King, Dr. Whitman brings a passion and deep respect for the music to the audiences whenever he performs. Praised for his versatility, he possesses a high level of skill across a broad range of percussion styles and ensemble situations. David has toured, performed, or recorded with a long list of groups and individuals both home and abroad that includes the San Diego Symphony Orchestra, Coastal Cities Jazz Band, Geoffrey Keezer, the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, Five By Design, Robyn Spangler, Nestor Torres, Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra, John Clark, Itzhak Perlman, Meridian Symphony Orchestra, Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra, and many others. David’s first album as leader ("Oh, Clara!") has recently been released on the North Park label. He is the principal percussionist with the San Diego City Ballet Orchestra, an active member of the American Federation of Musicians, and recently completed a performance tour and teaching residency in Japan. He is also a member of the International Academy of Performing Arts and Sciences and adjudicator for the European-based ENKOR competitions.

My Speakers Sessions

Thursday, October 12

10:15am PDT