Originally from the New England region of the U.S. David has lived in Vermont, Boston, Chicago, New York and Northern California.
David has performed in a variety of musical situations including musical theatre orchestras, classical, pop, rock, gospel, singer-songwriter, blues and jazz. He has composed award nominated music for an original play and has performed throughout the U.S., appeared in a BBC TV ‘music special’ production backing artists such as Helen Baylor and Jaci Velasquez and has performed in groups as the opening act for groups such as: Eddie Rabbit, The Average White Band, The Commitments, Mojo Nixon and The Pat McGuire Band.
Reviews of some of David’s own original music have compared him to the likes of John Scofield, others have stated, “… reveals a fluid, confident, even masterful guitarist…” and went on to say “…Wright’s approach also belies influences from the previous generation of guitar heroes, players such as Wes Montgomery, Grant Green and George Benson.” – Dave Wayne – jazzreview.com
David is currently focused on writing, recording and performing original music.