David Sonneborn, drums and vocals, grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio listening to a lot of country music and jazz, as well as rock and roll and R&B. He took early piano lessons, studied drums with Carmen Deleone at the College Conservatory of Music, and taught himself guitar, bass, and upright bass (with a lot of guidance from Steve Alcott). He
first played in NYC in 1980 at the City Limits with Randy Shaffer and the Honky Tonk Heroes, and relocated here in 1982. He studied drums with the amazing Sam Ulano for 6 years. Dave has and still plays drums or bass and sings with many local country bands, joining Western Caravan in 1998. He has been performing in, and sometimes music directing productions of “Million Dollar Quartet” since the 1st National Tour in 2011.
photo credit Bob Krasner