David Das is a sonic architect with a wide-ranging background as a composer, producer, and songwriterbased in Los Angeles. His experience covers the range from feature films, TV shows, commercials, and other media work, over to modern music production, choral and orchestral writing/arranging, and more. His clients include 20th Century Fox, Coca Cola, Delta Airlines, Weight Watchers, and Disney, and numerous pop, rock, R&B, soul, and indie artists.
With a background in pop and jazz but thoroughly schooled in the classical tradition, David has lived and studied all over the world, including the U.S., England, Italy, and Singapore. He earned his degree in classical piano and conducting from the University of North Texas, and during that time was a member of the award-winning Jazz Singers. Later seasons in both Nashville and in his current home of Los Angeles brought opportunities to tour as a keyboard player, arranger, producer and musical director for such diverse artists as Grammy-winning singer Rebecca St. James, American Idol superstar Katharine McPhee, Rachael Yamagata, Israel Houghton, The Voice’s Amber Carrington, Ginny Owens, Margaret Becker, Rachael Lampa, Tori Kelly, Bryan Duncan, Ryan Farish, and many others.
His multi-faceted production work ranges from film scores and orchestral/choral writing over to pop, rock, R&B, soul, and jazz production. His music has appeared in numerous TV shows, films, and commercials, including American Idol, America’s Got Talent, The Sing-Off, and his arrangements have been published by Hal Leonard. He also does sound design work for Big Fish Audio, Native Instruments, and MOTU.