Originally from Mankato, Minnesota, David Ross currently lives in New York City and performs exclusively on historical flutes, in repertoire ranging from Couperin to Brahms. He serves as Principal Flute with the period instrument orchestra Mercury in Houston and is a frequent soloist with the Sebastians in New York. David is a graduate of Juilliard, the Royal Conservatory of The Hague, and the Cleveland Institute of Music. In The Hague he studied with Wilbert Hazelzet.
In high school David studied modern flute privately with Adam Kuenzel of the Minnesota Orchestra and Julia Bogorad-Kogan of the St Paul Chamber Orchestra. David is a graduate of the Perpich Center for Arts Education in Golden Valley, MN. He remains dedicated to exploring and expanding the possibilities of historical flutes, prioritizing creativity and spontaneity in his approach to making music. More information is available at mrdavidLross.com.