David Arivett David Arivett

Whether it's Jazz, Caribbean, Choral, or Gospel, David Arivett has written and performed it. He writes music that truly evokes an emotional response. Songs of hope and healing, feelin' alright songs, his music has a profound emotional effect on listeners.

David has written music for television, radio jingles, production libraries and he has produced many custom recordings of choral and gospel music. Piano and Keyboards are David's main instruments. In addition, David is a superb vocalist, arranger and clinician.

David presently operates Songs Of David Studio where he produces and records his music as well as other clients. Songs Of David also publishes both worship and choral music ( over 100 original worship and choral songs!) He is also actively involved in celebrating the gift of music and creativity in churches, concerts, and workshops.

David is also founder of the Christian Jazz Artists Network. Organized in 2002 the CJA promotes Christian Jazz Artists, their music, and their faith. The CJA has a new CD compilation of “jazzed up” arrangements of classic hymns! In 2002 David produced “Island Fun” which has received rave reviews as a “tropical flavored” Smooth Jazz recording. Other best sellers are “Keyboard Meditations”, and “Prayerful Meditations”, which contain David's beautiful piano and keyboard skills.

He is also actively involved in celebrating the gift of music and creativity in churches, concerts, and workshops. David directs the CJA Big Band and sings with recording artists, “Fresh Fire” a Christian Vocal group who sing in a wide variety of styles. David provides Christian Jazz Worship charts, CD's, and other resources. He has just completed a keyboard instruction book, “Jazz Yer Blues” which contains a series of lessons for taking your playing and writing to the next level. Also completed is David's “Jazzed In Church” series of songs arrangements by David

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”ISLAND FUN is a charming collection of Latin jazz. It features the work of pianist/composer David Arivett. The overall vibe is most enjoyable and has a sweet, bluesy/funky Latin jazz sound, a sound that will bring David Arivett many new listeners. Songs include, “Time To Celebrate,” “Rio,” “Lift Up De' Lord,” “Island Fun,” and others. Cover tunes include “Mezambo” (Ronnie Cuber) and “Beauty And The Beast” (Herbie Hancock). The listening audience will find this collection very enjoyable. I really loved the horns, especially the saxophones & piano solo work very much; very smooth, very well-crafted..

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