Jennifer Taylor © 2013

David Punto

Instrument: Timpani, Principal

Member Since: 1993

Hometown: Pequannock, New Jersey

First Memorable Musical Experience: Seeing a performance of The Magic Flute as a child

Pre-concert Ritual: Before each concert, I check the timpani heads and arrange my mallets.

Mozart Minute: David Punto ("Prussian Horses")

Did you know that Americans and Germans set up their drums differently? David Punto explains. Meet the other Festival Orchestra musicians: http://bit.ly/1sHl2lo

Mozart Minute: David Punto (Musical Magic)

Timpanist David Punto of the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra explains why the magic of a live music concert can't be replaced. Meet the other Festival Orchestra musicians: http://bit.ly/1sHl2lo

Meet the members of the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra in this Emmy Award–winning series.