Jazz Piano - Musical Director - Composer - Producer
Having travelled the world playing the piano and bringing people together with music, David is still sharing what he loves!
He started playing at the age of seven and by twelve had his own band playing gigs and concerts for young and old. He gained a scholarship to The Purcell School in London and graduated to the Royal Academy of Music in London where he gained an L.R.A.M. & Prof. Cert.
Living as a keyboard nocturnalist in West End Shows, he was well known for keeping the show together for both cabaret or production.
He has played for Princes and Statesmen, Premiers and Queens including;
HMS Ark Royal - Ship's Full Crew
Sir Cliff Richard
Sir Elton John
The Von Trapp Singers
Prime Minister Helen Clark
The ACT Party
The National NZ State reception for the premier of China
P & O Ferries UK
P & O Cruises Pacific
Norfolk Island Jazz Festival
New Zealand Jazz Festivals
Silent Movies LIVE
21 National Tours of New Zealand
Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra
The Hilton Group
Central Hawke's Bay Council
Director for The Corelli School of the Arts
Royal Scots Guards - Australian Tour
Queenstown Winter Festival
Christmas in the Park - Auckland
Best of New Zealand - American Tour
Commissioned to compose and perform eleven musicals.
David is a recording artist for; Universal Records, Rajon Records, Rimu Records
& New Frontier Records. Currently streaming on 82 platforms. (Type in David Selfe).
David is a producer of 142 commercial album titles.
Published in the Queen's 90th Birthday book, as an example of excellence in the Commonwealth for contribution towards the Arts in education.
Support for students!
Tracks three & four are composed by David.