David is an Honours graduate of the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, having studied percussion, teaching techniques and conducting. Currently David is Faculty Head of Music, and Health, Food and Technology at Castlehead High School and an Education Development Officer for Renfrewshire Council. David has previously worked as a conductor of various choirs and ensembles, including the finalists of BBC’s Comic Relief does Glee ‘Choral Sensation’.
He has worked as Musical Director for a number of amateur companies on a range of productions, including the successful Scottish Premieres of The Drowsy Chaperone, Whistle Down the Wind, Lend Me a Tenor – The Musical and Sunset Boulevard. David has been Musical Director for a number of shows and pantomimes for Runway since joining the company in 2011.