Dave Brown has been playing the guitar for the past 13 years and bass for the past three. He graduated from the University of Massachusetts with a BA in Jazz Performance and just got back to the Berkshires after working for a year at sea with Carnival Cruise Lines as a show band musician.
Currently he is playing with The Longview Gunslingers, Chris Merenda, and Mary Verdi along side of some of his other projects. His influences and repertoire include rock, jazz, blues, funk, reggae, hip-hop, soul, R&B, folk, and classical. He has been teaching private guitar lessons for the past 6 years and has recently become faculty at the Berkshire Music School. He will teach guitar in his first year at the workshop.