Dave has been touring this year, conducting masterclasses on the life and music of Bill Evans. He has also been hosting presentations of “Time Remembered”, Bruce Spiegel’s acclaimed documentary about jazz pianist Bill Evans. Recent presentations have included Harvey Mudd College in Claremont, California, and California Jazz Conservatory in Berkeley, California. Dave also recently presented a showing of the film as part of the Rubber City Jazz Festival in Akron, Ohio, followed by a performance with his trio at Blu Jazz Club in Akron.
Dave is currently working on plans to take “Time Remembered” to China and the UK in 2018. He will be conducting masterclasses and performing with his trio, as well as hosting the showings of the film. Dave will be at Rutgers on April 2nd to conduct a master class with the jazz students, and will be at California Jazz Conservatory, Berkeley JazzSchool, on May 13 to teach a masterclass, and to host a showing of “Time Remembered”. Plans are also in the works for concerts and presentations in The Bay Area, Minneapolis, New York, and Los Angeles, including Vitello’s and The LA Grammy Museum.