David Drosinos received his diploma from the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University. He studied clarinet with Loren Kitt, principal clarinetist with the National Symphony Orchestra. Drosinos won the Sidney Jensen Memorial Award for outstanding clarinet performance and has been guest artist at the Greek, French, and Russian Embassies in Washington DC and the Taj Mahal in Atlantic City.
Drosinos is the principal clarinetist and soloist with the Maryland Lyric Opera and the Concert Artist of Baltimore. He has performed in Greece, Ireland, Moscow, Finland, and Bahamas and all over the continental United States. His Greek folk band Zephyros was a featured act at the International Clarinet Association in Washington, DC. The Washington Post praised him as “playing with an unusually smooth and agile touch.” On The Finzi Clarinet Concerto the Baltimore Sun noted “He played the idyllic score with technical security, tonal warmth and exceptionally eloquent phrasing.”
In 2010 David traveled to St. Petersburg, Russia where he produced the CD Portals and did the International premiere and recording of the Sowash Clarinet Concerto with the St. Petersburg Symphony. David is a versatile and seasoned clarinetist who has enchanted audiences from Maryland to Moscow. Drosinos resides in Cockeysville, Maryland and is in much demand with performing groups in the greater Baltimore-Washington area. He teaches at Shepherd University, The Baltimore School for the Arts, and The Peabody Preparatory.