David Cohen is a multi-instrumentalist who performs on the classical & flamenco guitar, Chinese pipa, Turkish oud and Highland bagpipes. His studies on the classical and flamenco guitar have led him to California, Nevada, New York and back to Philadelphia. Along with his studies on the guitar, David has studied the Turkish Oud, the Chinese Pipa with Master Sun Li and the highland bagpipes with the Pipes & Drums of the Jersey Shore of which he is proud to be a member of the marching band. David's teaching studios are located in both Philadelphia and Ocean Grove New Jersey.
In 2003 David started the Ocean Grove Food Bank Benefit Concert that is held the last Saturday in January with all proceeds going directly to the Food Bank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties in New Jersey. Realizing the need in 2005 to make the classical music events in Philadelphia more visible to the residents and guests to our city David initiated the web site: www.PhiladelphiaClassicalMusic.com
David's work been featured in the Montgomery County Ticket, Asbury Park Press, Broad Street Review, The Ocean Grove Record, Puerto Rican Panorama WPVI TV Philadelphia, G-Rock 106.3 and The Breeze Radio 107.1 Monmouth County, NJ and Crossover w/ Jill Pasternak WRTI 90.1 Philadelphia and has also written for Philadelphia Music Makers Magazine.