Over 8000 young people from across the nation gathered in Ottawa for MusicFest Canada, an annual gathering of Canada’s most gifted music students. Nearly 2000 young people packed the National Arts Centre. They received scholarships and were treated to performances by jazz pianist, Oliver Jones, vocalist Ranee Lee and Cuban drummer Horatio Hernandez.
David emceed the evening and performed 3 songs with the Humber College faculty big band under the direction of Denny Christianson. It was a knowledgable and enthusiastic audience and they rewarded their idols with several standing ovations during the course of the evening. David was obviously having a great time performing for this sea of bright young faces in one of the most beautiful concert halls in the world.