Dr. David Mitchell is an educator and published composer who writes for large and small ensembles, interactive electronics, electroacoustic music for performance as well as original scores for films, video games, promotional ads and corporate videos.
His works are performed throughout the United States, with a European tour scheduled for summer 2016. Dr. Mitchell has won numerous competitions, including the Olin Parker Composition Competition, Southeastern Composers League Phillip Slate Composition Competition and The Contemporary Chamber Ensemble Composition Competition.
His music composition blog is read by thousands and the conversations he sparks online about the music industry and education make him an engaging thought leader in his field.
Dr. Mitchell holds a Doctorate of Musical Arts (DMA) in Music Composition and Theory, Master of Music Composition and a Bachelor Degree in Guitar Performance. He is an instructor and the Director of Curriculum at The Atlanta Institute of Music and Media.