East Meets West Concert

Join me on Friday evening, May 30 at Zipper Concert Hall in downtown Los Angeles, as I perform with award-winning Taiwanese pianist Rueibin Chen. The program will include a little something for everyone, from classical to jazz, to a two-piano arrangement I did of the...
AAYS Spring Concert 2014

AAYS Spring Concert 2014

This Saturday, May 10, is the Asia America Youth Symphony’s annual Spring Concert at The James Armstrong Theatre in Torrance. The kids have worked very hard and they sound amazing! Please consider supporting them this Saturday night. We’re going to mix...
Two-piano arrangement of “Viva La Vida”

Two-piano arrangement of “Viva La Vida”

Here’s a “behind-the-scenes” rough cut of David Benoit playing Coldplay’s “Viva La Vida.” You’ll only hear one piano here, but if you come to the Asia America Symphony’s May 30, 2014 concert, you will hear David’s...
Orchestration for Keiko Matsui

Orchestration for Keiko Matsui

I recently completed an orchestral arrangement for Keiko Matsui, for her  song “Antarctica – A Call To Action.” If you’re at Berks Jazz Fest on April 6, 2014 and happen to be catching Keiko Matsui’s show, she will debut the piece with the...
Back in Asia

Back in Asia

David is back in Asia again, only short two weeks after returning from the Philippines. This time he is headed to Jakarta for “A Night of Lions Solidarity,” followed by concert dates in Seoul and Daejeon. Halo and 안녕하세요 to all the Indonesian and Korean...