NCE Musicians

Present and Past

David Dubal (piano)

David Dubal is an American pianist, teacher, author, broadcaster and painter. Mr. Dubal is the host of "The Piano Matters" a program of comparative piano performances that can be heard on WWFM-FM and and other U.S. radio stations. He is the host of a weekly radio show on WQXR-FM, entitled "Reflections from the Keyboard" which ended in 2009 when New York Public Radio bought the station but in June 2013, Reflections From the Keyboard returned to WQXR-FM after a four year hiatus. In April 2013-June 2013, Dubal was the host of a new show entitled "The Romantic Piano" on WQXR-FM. The show was ended in June 2013 and was replaced with the revived Reflections of the Keyboard. He is the author of several books, including The Art of the Piano, Evenings With Horowitz, and The Essential Canon of Classical Music, an encyclopaedic guide to the prominent composers of the Western canon. Dubal wrote and hosted The Golden Age of Piano, an Emmy Award winning documentary, produced by Peter Rosen.

Dubal has also performed recitals, master classes and lectures worldwide, and judged international competitions, including the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.