Our Instructors > David Jacober
David Jacober is a seasoned, and well-recognized, native Baltimore-based percussionist, song writer, composer, recording artist, session musician, and drum teacher. He earned a B.S. in Audio/Radio Production & Jazz Performance from Towson University in 2009. He is best known for his role as drummer and as 1 of 3 founding members of the band, Dope Body (Drag City Records), which formed in 2008, toured the U.S. and Europe extensively from 2009-2016, released more than 4 full length records, and were recognized as Baltimore’s best new band by the City Paper in 2011. Over the years, he has made a name for himself in the local music scene in Baltimore and beyond, by drumming with various bands and performing his own music as a solo musician. David has also recorded marimba with Future Islands and recorded and toured extensively with Baltimore based, electronic musician and composer, Dan Deacon. Currently David is drumming with Dope Body, Infinity Knives + Randi, Ed Schrader’s Music Beat, Scroll Downers, Nerftoss, and working on his 6th solo record while earning a MAT from Goucher College. David enjoys sharing his percussion expertise and musical knowledge with students of all ages and skill ranges.