David Samuel is a native of Pensacola, Florida. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education at Troy University. After graduation, David continued his education at Troy where he obtained his Master’s Degree in the Science of Education. David has composed and arranged music for concert bands jazz bands, and marching bands around the southeast and has received multiple Editor's Choice awards for his music on JW Pepper. In addition to his composing and arranging, David enjoys performing live as a jazz pianist. David currently teaches at Foley High School in Foley, Alabama.