David Seymour


Songwriter and composer based in London: Jazz and World pop, folk, classical.







What is music to you? What does it give you?


What is your music dream?

Hear my songs being performed by good people.

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

Make billionaires pay to clean up their mess.

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

Madame George

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Brian Eno, Van Morrison, Stevie Wonder, Bob Dylan

What inspires you to make music?

Just sitting at the piano

What is the message you want to send with your music?

Peace & Love

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?


How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

Creative people are swimming against a massive tsunami of mediocrity flooding the internet. An algorithm is needed that identifies quality music.

What do you think of Drooble?

Don't know yet. Could just be another outfit getting rich from songwriters' needing to get their songs heard.

What frustrates you most as a musician?

Difficulty to get songs to the right people

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

At the moment, online gigs

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?


Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

Tabu Ley Rochereau, Graham Parker (you probably have if you're old enough), Leo Kottke, Richard Davis, Don Drummond, Duke Pearson