David Cumming

David Cumming is a freelance trumpet player from Aberdeen, currently based in Glasgow. He has recently completed his master’s degree in Orchestral Performance with Distinction at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, studying under Philippe Schartz and Dean Wright.

As a freelancer, he has performed in a variety of different settings, including work with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Welsh National Opera, the Infinity Orchestra and even appearing on welsh-speaking soap opera, Pobol Y Cwm within a brass quartet.

David is excited about joining Nevis Ensemble and broadening his commitment to removing barriers in classical music.