Dave acquired an old banjo during his military tour of Viet Nam.
Dave had played guitar as a kid but it was while overseas that he developed a deeper passion for stringed instruments. After his discharge, Dave became a featured banjo player for the Village Inn Pizza Parlor, a job that lasted for two decades. Dave has played for many bands and musical ensembles performing for festivals, corporate events and much more. Dave Graduated from Northview High School.