David is internationally recognized as a composer defined by diverse and hybrid collaboration and a curator and producer of vision and courage. He has generated more than 50 original compositions, ranging orchestral, solo and chamber, choral, electronics, film, theatre, dance, installation and web projects. David has won six Green Room Awards, a French Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Award, a Highly Commended Paul Lowin Prize, a Mention at 36th Bourges International competition of electroacoustic music and electronic art, a Special mention in the X Media Forum, 31st International Film Festival, Moscow, the Medibank Private State and National Arts Awards and The Channel Ten National Young Achiever of the Year. David is Composition Convenor at the School of Music University of Auckland and he holds a PhD from University of Melbourne. He is founder and artistic director of the highly acclaimed Bendigo International Festival of Exploratory Music.