Interim Instructor of Guitar, Interlochen Arts Academy; Instructor of Jazz Studies (Guitar), Interlochen Arts Camp
Professional touring and recording artist
David Onderdonk has been a professional guitarist in Chicago for over thirty years. He has toured and recorded with Fred Simon, Marlene Rosenberg, Fareed Haque, Kurt Elling (three Grammy nominated albums), Terry Callier, and Grazyna Auguscik. He has also appeared on recordings with Pharoah Sanders, Mavis Staples, Cassandra Wilson, Mike Stern, Paul Wertico, and Paul McCandless to name a few. He has done many years of studio work including CD projects, TV jingles, documentaries, and movie soundtracks. Teaching credits include Columbia College, Old Town School of Folk Music, and Roosevelt University. He currently teaches privately and is delighted to be part of the Interlochen Jazz Faculty.