David Engström is a versatile musician, producer and music teacher, with a passion for synthesizers, electronic music, experimentation and improvisation.
- Sweden, Arvika
David has played music most of his life and has come in contact with almost every genre imaginable through playing a wide range of instruments. As an instrumentalist, his fortes are piano and keyboards.
In 2002 David graduated from Ingesund Music College, where he studied sound engineering, music theory, piano and pedagogy, and got a degree as a music teacher. He began teaching during his studies, and since graduating, has taught music full-time. Since 2006, David teaches sound engineering and music production at a music high school program. He can also be found teaching electronic music production at the college he graduated from, as well as at a music school for younger students.
David has released a number of electronica albums, influenced by a wide range of genres, and releases deep house under the name D’stream. He performs live improvisations, often in collaboration with non-musical artists, like painters and poets.
David enjoys thinking laterally when it comes to making music, sound design, live setups and art performances, and has experience with electronics, programming and Arduino.
He used Live for the first time in 2007 and turned it into his weapon of choice on stage, in the studio and in the classroom.
David offers workshops, group classes and one-to-one tuition in Ableton Live, Push and Max for Live.
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