'In Concert' with the Drifters (USA)

- 140 dancing couples of young debutants from 8 countries under the direction of the Vice President of the World Dance Union Leonid Pletnev
- The Russian Philharmonic Orchestra (84 musicians) , conducted by  Alfred Eschwe (Vienna State Opera)
- Three orchestras including one of the best jazz orchestras worldwide «
Ross Mitchell, His Band and Singers»(Great Britain)
 - Traditional gala concert featuring the World Opera stars Dmitry Korchak (tenor), Vasily Ladyuk (bariton), Kristine Opolais (soprano)


including Dave playing trumpet on:

'Walking on Sunshine' 'live' with               Katrina & the Waves

On the ball City!!

15 year old Dave scoring the winning goal - Saturday Morning Norfolk League                            (complete with 70's mullet hair style!)

Dave's visit to Moscow with the Ross Mitchell Orchestra - Moscow Ball

Also performing  on stage with the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra

With Sir Richard Branson


  • Pop Life2:53
  • Best Of Me5:14
  • Paradise Kitchen2:04
  • Jazz Liberty2:48
  • Mr Blue1:36
  • Club De Latino2:18
  • Treat Me Like Your Baby3:54
  • Time To Move On3:27
  • River Plate Kick Off / Jingle3:44
  • JINGLE 2 JMS0:30
  • 'Merfy' ------ Dave Land - Flugel -- Rich Pardy - Flute Solo5:52
  • Number One3:18
  • JINGLE 1 JMS0:40
  • Time To Move On3:27
  • My Fantasy extended 'live'6:48
  • Dr. Million3:01
  • Victorious5:26

New Album: Release

Becquerels     'In a State of Blitz'

Sony Records Germany  - Recorded Studio 21 - Mixed Abbey Road Studios

mixed by Chris Brown(Radiohead, Muse, Damon Albarn, The Coral, Ride)  mastered by Sean Magee(Placebo, Franz Ferdinand, The Beatles Remasters)   at the legendary Abbey Road Recording Studio 

Dave Land - Trumpet & Flugel

Andy Crompton - Trombone

Mike Innes - Trombone

Hear Dave's trumpet playing 'Walking on Sunshine'  on  the opening  film credits- Set to the music of popular hit songs from the 1980s. A beautiful coastal village, present day Italy. After a whirlwind romance, Maddie is preparing to marry gorgeous Italian Raf, and has invited her sister Taylor to the wedding. Unbeknownst to Maddie, however, Raf is Taylor's ex-holiday flame, and the love of her life... By: Vertigo Films  Starring Leona Lewis & Hannah Arterton

Dave is a member of the music writing team alongside   Justin Myers (Bass/Composer)                                                    Rumble Music & Hitpoint Music Ltd

London & Los Angeles

also with Andi Baxter at

Paul Rodriguez Music Company


Dave's Juke Box (press 'play' and listen to Dave's trumpet playing with various artists) 

Check out the Redhornz brass section & Redhornz Band


Dave plays Trumpet solo  intro,  plus flugelhorn duet with  Amy Winehouse

Recorded at 'Funky Bunker' studio - London

R.I.P. Amy

New Promo Video -'Heavy Pencil'


Staring the musicians from - Massive Attack * Labrinth

Chaka Khan* Robbie Williams* Cleopatra

and I think to myself,   what a wonderful world              Louis Armstrong     oh yeah...........  


Both NEW  albums recorded at the Mill Studio   Dave Land - Trumpet & Flugel

           As a freelance trumpet player of over 30 years I get to work with many different bands and artistes from around the world, including being credited on over 160  albums plus many sessions for films, TV &  radio. I have had the privilege to work with many world class artistes ranging from  'Elvis The Concert' (Elvis Presley Enterprises Graceland USA) to Franki Valli  & the Four Seasons  - Shirley Bassey , Ben E King  to Jack Jones  - Katrina & The Waves,   Amy Winehouse  to Nik Kershaw, The Royal Albert Hall , Canegie Hall NY  to the Sydney Opera House , performing for our Royal family , the Sheik of Dubai  to performing for the King of Spain, also World tours performing at Arenas & Stadiums for audiances of many thousands from Wembly  to Madison Square Gardens NY.   I have been lucky enough to play on some iconic pop albums including 'Walking on Sunshine'   selling millions of copies worldwide as well as working with many 'Legendary' record producers such as Pete Collins, Mike Nocito and Pat Collier. This site is setup to provide information and content about my bookings, forthcoming concert and gig information, related links, and the work I am currently involved with.

Have fun, and thank you for taking the time to browse.    Dave

Concert - Barry Gibb - (Bee Gees)  EGYPT

Rich Pardy - Sax

Andy Watson - Trombone

     DAVE   LAND  Freelance Musician 

The Ross Mitchell Orchestra & Singers

Ross Mitchell, His Band and Singers for over 35 years have travelled World wide during this time playing for Dance Competitions and Grand Balls in Russia, Canada, China, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Indonesia, France, Italy, Denmark, America. The Ross Mitchell Band and Ross Mitchell's Dance and Listen Orchestra play annually for the two foremost Dance Competitions in the UK namely The International Championships at the Royal Albert Hall in October and the United Kingdom Open Championships at The Bournemouth International Centre UK (3 day event) in January which are all televised for private dance channels. The Ross Mitchell Band has many CD recordings available for sale online.

The Joe Ringer Band are Norfolk’s Premier Function, Party, Corporate and Norfolk Wedding Band.

Dave with the Ross Mitchell Orchestra - International  Latin  Pro - Dance Finals   -   Royal Albert Hall London



Dave playing trumpet & Flugel - Mike Stobbie Television tracks also featuring Keith Moore  - Guitar (Paul McCartney's 'Wings' Band)

Band plays the National Anthem on video: 3:01 -----

Hear Dave's trumpet playing with  Katrina & The Waves - Walking on Sunshine     on the new  Peter Kay trailer for Car Share

Dave at the O2 Indigo Arena 

Around the World in '80 Gigs'     -    Dave with the Redhornz & Sway Band

Welcome to Dave's Website!



click  on album cover to hear tracks


                                   Flugelhorn  Instrumental Tuition

                          On Screen opening sequence                     to Michael Cimino(The Deer Hunter)                 80's HollywoodBlockbuster film                           'Heavens Gate'

John Hurt (3rd row back - Left)

Kris Kristofferson (3rd row back - Right)

Dave (front Center)

Dave can be heard playing trumpet with 

Katrina & the Waves - 'Is that It?'

BBC Homes under the Hammer - broadcast on

'Home' channel - free view - 16th May 2017

Dave was lucky enough to perform at the 'Old Wembley' stadium for 6 cup finals whilst serving as cornet player with The Band of HM Coldstream Guards (1978 -1985)

A Truly amazing experience playing 'Abide with me' and the National Anthem for a full Wembley of 100 thousand  football supporters!!! 

If you’re looking for a great Norfolk Wedding Band or Function Band, look no further!


press 'play' to see promo video

Some of Dave's'access all areas'back stage passes 

Dave has since had the privilege to be part of the opening celebrations of the'NEW' WEMBLEY STADIUM in 2007, also playing in the 'JAZZ BAR' - Bobby Moore Restrurant for football Cup Finals over the last 6 years.

Dave has also played in many concerts at Wembley Arena since the 1980's.

WELCOME TO THE XIII VIENNESE BALL                                                    The Viennese Ball in Moscow has established itself as the largest ball of Russia and is today one of the most important and beautiful ball events worldwide.
Stars of the World classical art and the best philharmonic and jazz orchestras annually take part at the traditional gala concert of the Ball.
See Ross Mitchell Band featured on youtube video promo opposite                                                                                                       time code 22.44

ARCHIVE TELEVISION FOOTAGE   Dave Playing cornet with                                              The Band of HM Coldstream Guards                FA CUP-FINAL                                                              (OLD 80's WEMBLEY STADIUM - TWIN TOWERS)

Dave is very excited about working with the fabulous

Joe Ringer band     in 2017

Please go to the Joe Ringer website for more gig info.

To Book Dave & the                                 'Bootleg Blues Brothers' band                  call 07836 708133

Dave performs     'Live at the Palladium' CD

with Jack Jones

ALSO - 'The Gershwin Album'


Tour passes for ELVIS  'THE CONCERT'    EUROPE TOURS 2003 & 2005 (DEP)

Dave can be heard playing on SOS 'the big build' with Katrina & the Waves 'Walking on Sunshine' - Episode shown  30/11/16  0n TV channel   MORE4 

"I'm very proud to have been part of this inspiring program, and in particular this episode showing how Nick Knowles's brilliant team helps a family from Dartford - Kent and their young handicapped  son. Totally brilliant program - you can't help but shed a tear!!"


Tribute to Sir John Hurt       (22.1.1940 - 25.1.2017)