David Janeway was born in Rochester, New York but moved to Detroit at age five.
began studying classical piano at the age of six. Early influences included Harold
McKinney, Marcus Belgrave, Bill Evans and Denny Zeitlin. After moving to New York
City in 1978, Janeway studied with the late Albert Dailey for two years. During this
time he worked and recorded with Angel Canales and Orchestra Sabor along with
other latin and jazz artists.
Janeway's compositions and improvisations reveal an intensely dedicated and
individual. With his driving power and intricate rhythms he is an artist with an
undeniably unique voice