Dave Carson – Saxophone & Clarinet
Dave is one of the most well renowned saxophonists in the Northwest. He has played with many greats, Mel Torme and Smokey Robinson just to name a few and is a Graduate of the Armed Forces School of Music (Berklee College of Music Subsidiary) performing for four years with the Navy Jazz Band. He is a professional music instructor who develops young and adult musicians who understand all types and styles of music. Many of his students go on to play at the highest possible level as part of school and community groups and as superb soloists. His students have gone on to win or place at the WMEA state and regional level competitions, becoming strong candidates for any college music program. While his students continue to dominate the top bands in the area, as a current performer himself, Dave now leads the “Dave Carson Band” and Olympic Peninsula’s premier rock band, “Soul Siren”.