David Alves

Teaches: Drums, Piano


David is a multi-instrumentalist with a bachelor’s degree in music from UMASS Dartmouth with over thirty years teaching experience including over twenty years working with special needs children. He has been teaching at Ray Mullin Music since 2001 and offers both drum and piano lessons and has an extensive knowledge of music theory.
David specializes in all styles and excels in helping young school band students achieve success in their music programs such as concert, marching, jazz, pops or district bands. Many of his students have gone on to become successful musicians.
David performs locally as a freelance musician and delights specifically in his role as the orchestra drummer for the Case High School Theatre department.