David Betts

trumpet, trombone, beginning piano and keyboard, recorder

David is a long-time faculty member, having taught at BSMA for over 25 years. In addition to his private lesson work, he keeps our building clean and maintained. David is also on the faculties of the Community Arts School at Baldwin Wallace University and Cuyahoga Community College. An accomplished musician with performances at Severance Hall, the Cleveland Play House and Playhouse Square, David performs in the BW Alumni Brass Collective as well as in “Music for 2”, a duo specializing in recorder duets. He also appears in a variety of ensembles in performances throughout Northeast Ohio, including for many community theater performances.

Education: MM, Case Western Reserve University; BM, Baldwin Wallace College Conservatory of Music