Member – David Smith

David Smith started playing piano and singing in church at a young age. While getting a degree in classical guitar he played lute in college collegium and was Tenorio in Man of La Mancha. This act of seduction was followed by being seduced into the bit mines (software development) from which he is just now emerging. David has an extensive business background and has produced the last 4 Light Opera of Portland shows as well as being the President of the organization. David spends his time studying classical and baroque guitar, renaissance and baroque lute, theorbo and making classical guitars. David lives in Beaverton with Linda, the music director.

David has performed in the Light Opera of Portland’s:

  • Iolanthe (2016)
  • HMS Pinafore (2016)
  • Ruddigore (2015)

David has been producer of the Light Opera of Portland’s:

  • The Gondoliers (2017)
  • The Pirates of Penzance (2017)
  • Iolanthe (2016)
  • HMS Pinafore (2016)

David developed the Poster of the Light Opera of Portland’s:

  • The Pirates of Penzance (2017)