David Collins is a performer and composer of electroacoustic and instrumental music; examining the duality of structure and improvisation. He has studied at The College of Santa Fe, The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music and UW-Milwaukee, where he completed a B.F.A. in Composition and Technology. Along with over 10 years of experience as a private music instructor, David has been collaborating with Milwaukee artists, dancers and musicians for over 15 years. He has been involved with: choreographers from Wild Space Dance Company and Danceworks Inc., Minor Vices (acoustic ensemble), Great Lakes Improvising Orchestra, Milwaukee Laptop Orchestra, and other collaborations with Milwaukee’s independent artists.