David has been the leader of David Ladd’s Dowtown Allstars with Michael Renwick. which is a contemporary jazz band, made up of some of the premiere studio and club musicians in the Bay Area, which just released it’s 2nd cd entitled “Uptown” on Jazzladd Records. The band’s 1st cd. “ Downtown” , was in the top 10 and in heavy rotation on over 65 radio stations around the country.