David Roth strikes many chords, hearts,
and minds with his unique songs, offbeat observations, moving stories,
sense of the hilarious, and powerful singing and subject matter. As
singer, songwriter, recording artist, keynote speaker, workshop leader,
and instructor, David has earned top honors at premier songwriter
competitions – Kerrville (TX) and Falcon Ridge (NY) – and taken his
music, experience, and expertise to a wide variety of venues in this and
other countries full-time for more than two decades.
David’s songs (“Rising in Love”, “Earth”,
“Manuel Garcia”, “May the Light of Love”, “Nine Gold Medals”,
“Spacesuits”, “Rocket Science”, “I Stand for Love”, “That Kind of
Grace”, and many more) have found their way to Carnegie Hall, the United
Nations, several Chicken Soup for the Soul books, the Kennedy Center,
Peter, Paul, & Mary’s “Discovered” (Warner Brothers), the Kingston
Trio’s “Born at the Right Time”, NASA’s Goddard Space Center (“Rocket
Science” went up on the Space Shuttle Atlantis’s May 2009 mission to
repair the Hubble Telescope), the classic folk song books “Rise Up
Singing” and “Rise Again” (sequel), and 13 CDs on the Wind River and
Stockfisch (Germany) labels. Winner of 4 Positive Music Awards and
the 2015 Grace Note (Unity Worldwide Ministries) for Outstanding
Contribution to New Thought Music, David has also been featured on many
of Christine Lavin’s seminal Rounder Records compilations. The former
artist-in-residence at New York’s Omega Institute has also been a
songwriting judge at Kerrville, Napa Valley (CA), Tumbleweed (WA),
Eventide Arts (MA), the Avalon Festival (WV), and the South Florida Folk
*Supple Music Designation - Driven by their passion for the
traditional American art form of Folk Music, President Jerry and Cathy Supple
established the Supple Folk Music Series. After Jerry’s death, Cathy continues
to support this campus activity with additional support provided by
the Reed Parr Music Endowment and the generosity of CenturyLink.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2020 at 7:30PM
PERFORMING ARTS CENTER RECITAL HALL
TEXAS STATE STUDENTS download FREE tickets with TXST Student price type.
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and Performing Arts Center is Now only available in
the Edward Gary Street Garage. Discounted parking passes can be purchased for
$6 here online, or at the box office window after you arrive.
With so many thing happening this year, don't miss out!
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