David Smith is a Canadian-born trumpeter currently residing in New York City. He studied and began his professional career in
Toronto, and in 2000 he relocated to New York with a study grant from the Canada Council for the Arts. Before long he was much
in demand on the New York City jazz scene.
His debut album as a leader, “Circumstance”, was released in October of 2006 on the Fresh Sound New Talent label (FSNT 267), and
features his original compositions and an outstanding quintet featuring Seamus Blake on tenor, Nate Radley on guitar, David Ephross
on bass and the ubiquitous Mark Ferber on drums