Born: Narragansett, RI
David Gordon, hailed as “spectacular” by the Chicago Tribune, is Principal Trumpet of the Seattle Symphony Orchestra and the Grant Park Symphony Orchestra, Chicago. Prior to his appointment in Seattle, he was Principal Trumpet of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra.
In addition to his performances in Seattle and Chicago, David has performed, recorded, and toured as Principal Trumpet of the London Symphony Orchestra and the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio-France. He has also performed as Principal Trumpet of the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra. As soloist, he has performed with the Seattle Symphony Orchestra, the Grant Park Symphony Orchestra, the Lake George Chamber Orchestra, and the National Repertory Orchestra, among others. A committed educator, David is Artist-in-Residence at the University of Washington.