David Piper is a graduate of the University of Sydney (Bachelor of Music) and is a musical director, pianist, composer and educator.
David’s Musical Director credits include Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Crossroads Live), Chess (StoreyBoard Entertainment), Priscilla Queen of the Desert and Beautiful (Matt Ward Entertainment), The Boyfriend and Chess (The Production Company-Green Room Award nomination for Chess), The Boy from Oz (Ben Gannon), Jesus Christ Superstar, Miss Saigon and Mary Poppins (HOTA), Cho Cho (Playking and National Theatre of China) and also Company and A Chorus Line at the VCA.
David’s Associate Musical Director credits include Fiddler On The Roof (TML Enterprises), Once (MTC/GFO), Legally Blonde (ATG), Mary Poppins (Disney/Cameron Mackintosh), Wicked, Annie and Crazy For You (GFO), Hugh Jackman The Boy from Oz Arena (Gannon/Fox), Mamma Mia (DCE), We Will Rock You (Louise Withers/Michael Koppel), Miss Saigon (Louise Withers and Associates) and Into The Woods (Elston, Hocking and Woods).
David was the composer of P.E The Musical (Malthouse) and Alice Through A Looking Glass Darkly (Phoenix Theatre).
David has also been a repetiteur/vocal coach for Titanic (The Marollo Project), My Fair Lady (Opera Australia), Call Me Madam and Oklahoma! (The Production Company), Aspects of Love (UG), West Side Story (VSO), Scrooge the Musical, The Pirates of Penzance, Chicago (IMG), Show Boat (GFO) and The Croc Men (Australia Zoo) – DVD released.
David has also held teaching positions at AIM, VCA, APO Arts Academy and Associated Studios Australia.