Skilled and melodic, David Hollingshead is a classically trained jazz and contemporary pianist. He comes from a very musical upbringing born in the heart of Guelph Ontario. Learning piano from a young age he progressed through the Royal Conservatory of Music system. However he eventually became enamored with Jazz. In 2010 he enrolled at Mohawk College to study jazz professionally. Studying with acclaimed pianist Adrean Farrugia along with bassist Pat Collins, David later achieved his diploma in 2014. David is currently performing in venues across southern Ontario with varying acts as a leader and sideman. His playing can be described as energetic, playful, and pensive.