David Michael Lee has been entertaining Northwest audiences for 40 years. In 1973 David began his professional career at the age of 14 playing theatre pipe organ at the Organ Grinder Restaurant in Portland Oregon, releasing a solo album in 1976. Lee continued pipe organ performance at Big Bob’s (Seattle area) and Uncle Milt’s in Vancouver Washington until 1987.
David attended Mt. Hood Community College and Lewis and Clark College. In 1980 Lee co-founded the top-40 band ‘Wiseguys’ performing six nights a week on keyboards and vocals until 1984.
Lee played an eleven-year engagement at McCormick & Schmick’s Oak Street in Portland playing solo, duos, and leading a Dixieland band, then six years for the Heathman Hotel, Portland.
In 1994 he released his second album/CD “Harbor Morning.” Since 2002, David’s been one of the staff pianists for Portland City Grill, Portland.
In 2012 David released the solo piano CD “Swingin’ Piano.”
David’s been performing at Hudson’s since 2001.
Learn more about David here.