David Cote

CAP Music Theory TA

David Cote is currently pursuing his Bachelor of Science in Music Therapy, with a minor in Psychology, at the University of Miami Frost School of Music. David is a trombone player, but has also played guitar since a young age. He loves learning new instruments and making music of all kinds.

David grew up in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, a Boston-suburb, and was an active member in his high school’s music department. He was a drum major in the marching band. He also participated in concert band, orchestra, student run-wind ensemble, student-run symphony orchestra, pit orchestra, and Tri-M Honor Society. He was also a passionate section leader in the Chelmsford All-Town Wind Ensemble, a unique grade 5-12 group that emphasizes student leadership and teaching by incorporating student sectionals into each rehearsal.

In addition to his focus in music, David is a competitive swimmer. He spends his summers lifeguarding and teaching swim lessons.