About

About

Known for his dynamic drumming David Curtis is a seasoned international professional drummer and sideman. Originally from Warrington, Cheshire in England he moved to America 12 years ago and currently resides in Birmingham Alabama. If you would like to hire David to play drums for your next live show or recording session please email him using the ‘Contact’ page. 

  • David was recently at Belmont Lane Productions studios recording drums for singer/songwriter Austin Bassett with music producer Cody Webb and Hunter Watson
  • David currently teaches drums at the Hoover, Alabama Guitar Center drum studio.
  • David was selected by The Prince Charles Trust to play concerts in South Africa along side The Spice Girls, Billy Ocean, Bruce Dickinson, Trevor Rabin, Omar and many more artists. Played in front of 35,000 people and televised.
  • Recorded drums on a studio album in the UK for singer/songwriter Miles Grayam
  • David was approached by Guitar Center and asked to be a Judge for the ‘Annual Drum-Off’ competition, so far he’s been a judge for the 2015 and 2016 events.
  • Performed session drumming in and around London, Los Angeles and around Europe.
  • Legendary Drummer Carmine Appice (Rod Stewart, Vanilla Fudge) recently asked David to be his drum-clinic agent.
  • Involved in the production of a music video for a club in Los Angeles with Randy Sacks.
  • Recorded drums for numerous bands.
  • Plays for different churches in the US and UK.
  • Attended and performed in-depth music workshops at Edinburgh University (Scotland), Westminster University (London) and Ayrshire with the Prince Charles Trust.
  • Excellent sight-reading skills, very comfortable playing with a click-track, can transcribe charts/music quickly when required.
  • David’s cousin, Steven Roberts, is a famous conductor and has conducted many artists throughout the world including one of the 3 Tenors Jose Carreras.
  • David is also an accomplished golfer