David Mott

David Mott
Professor Emeritus

BM (Berklee), MM, MMA, DMA (Yale)

Professor Mott is a saxophonist and composer whose work draws on western art music and jazz traditions as well as the musical styles of Asia and Eastern Europe. He was a founding member of the contemporary music ensemble Sound Pressure and also performed extensively with the saxophone quartet 40 Fingers and the contemporary jazz ensemble Chelsea Bridge. Well-known for his solo performances, he has also collaborated with York music professor, pianist Christina Petrowska Quilico and a host of other artists, including bassist John Geggie, pianist David Lopato, pianist Marilyn Lerner and bassist Victor Bateman. He performs with concert accordionist Joseph Petric as the duo Erosonic.

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