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David Hurd

  • Degrees and StudiesB.S. in Music Education SUNY Potsdam; M.A. in Music Education Columbia University
  • Music Conservatory of WestchesterFaculty since 2016

Born in: Utica, NY

Performances and Distinctions: Senior Recitals on Trumpet, Trombone, Euphonium. Director of Music: Nanuet UFSD, Nanuet, NY. Teaching Experience at New Rochelle and Nanuet Schools Band, Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Choir for 37 yrs. Gr.4-12 Private Trumpet & Trombone Studio in Mahwah, NJ. Executive Officer of New York State Band Directors Association Past President of Rockland Music Educators Association. Currently performing with Ridgewood Concert Band and Reflections Big Band.

Statement of Teaching Philosophy: " All students will find their way if they are in love with what they do.  My job is to find that passion in them."