Dave Riley of Ithaca, New York is a highly regarded educator, vocal jazz specialist, author and free lance choral composer/arranger. His direction brought the Ithaca College Vocal Jazz Ensemble international acclaim, and his teaching has provided training for many jazz educators and performers including GRP and RCA recording artists, The New York Voices
. Mr. Riley's compositions have been featured at the ACDA National and Regional conventions, and he is frequently featured as a clinician and conductor at National, Regional, and State ACDA and MENC Conferences. His most recent works are published by Alfred Music Publishing, and Shawnee Press.