Dave Pozzi

Dave Pozzi

Department Head & Faculty
General Music & General Education


David Pozzi has been active in the Los Angeles music industry as a free-lance musician since 1977. He has recorded and/or performed with Henry Mancini, Mel Torme, Celine Dion, David Foster, Johnny Mathis, Jeff Hamilton, Rich Little, Charlie Shoemake, Marvin Stamm, Bobby Shew, Pete Christlieb, Don Menza, Roy McCurdy, Bob Cooper, Jeff Berlin, Diana Krall, Billy Childs, and others. Big band credits include Ray Anthony, Bob Crosby, Bill Watrous, Louie Bellson, Bob Florence and Doc Severinsen. He was invited and performed at the 1992 President’s Inaugural Ball at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C.

He is a featured jazz soloist on recordings with such artists as John Patitucci, Nick Brignola, Dick Berk, Bob Magnusson, Ray Pizzi, Milcho Leviev. Other recording work includes radio and TV commercials, TV shows (The Osbournes, The George Lopez Show, The Wonder Years, The Ellen DeGeneres Show), and numerous demos and record dates (Juan Gabriel, Carlos Santana, Anastasia, Dido).


Master in Music | California State University, Los Angeles