Announcing BlueStreet's New Musical Director: Dave Barduhn
Bio: Dave Barduhn received his education at Puccini Elementary, Buddy Rich JH, Count Basie HS, Sarah Vaughan CC, and the University of Stan Kenton. He has played piano for Ernie Andrews, Dianne Reeves, Diane Shuur, Mark Murphy, and several Stan Kenton Alumni Bands. In 2014 Dave conducted the Washington All-State Honor Jazz Choir featuring Don Shelton. His extensive list of jazz band charts are published with Hal Leonard and his vocal jazz with Sound Music Publications.
Dave spent 30 years teaching both vocal and instrumental jazz. His vocal jazz group, Genesis received 8 Downbeat awards and performed at 10 national conventions while at Mt. Hood Community College.
Dave is now living in the Seattle/Everett WA area and has accepted the role to be the director for BlueStreet Voices succeeding the honorables Dave Cross and Ken Wilson.
BlueStreet Voices is privileged to have Dave as their new director. We welcome Dave as a new member of the BlueStreet family.