This is Dave DiGiacomo's debut album on the Mark Records Label. Dave graduated from the Eastman School of Music in 2006 with Bachelor’s Degrees in Jazz Performance and Music Education. He was also accepted into the Jazz Composition Program. He was the recipient of the R & M Shirmer Scholarship for Jazz Improvisation. At Eastman Dave studied under Walt Weiskopf, Raymond Ricker and Chien-Kwan Lin. He received his Master's Degree from the State University at Buffalo in 2009, where he studied under Dave Schiavone. He has been teaching privately since 1999 and has been a music educator in the Niagara-Wheatfield School District since 2007. He lives in Buffalo, New York with his wife Betsy.