Awards & Winners

David Chesky

Date of Birth 29-October-1956
Place of Birth Miami
(Florida, United States of America, Area codes 305 and 786, Area code 305, Area code 786, Miami-Dade County)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Chesky, David
Profession Jazz Pianist, Composer, Musician
David Chesky is an American composer best known for a contemporary style that combines elements of jazz and Latin music with more traditional classical components. He has received multiple Grammy nominations, won the Lancaster Symphony Composer’s Award in 2013, and was the composer in residence for the National Symphony orchestra of Taiwan. He is also recognized for his audio technology innovations, having been the first person to create 128x oversampled CDs and 96/24 DVD audio. He currently lives in New York City, and is the co-founder, producer, and artistic director of Chesky Records. He is also the co-founder and CEO of, an online download service that offers high-fidelity recordings.

Awards by David Chesky

Check all the awards nominated and won by David Chesky.


Independent Music Award for Best Album - Contemporary Classical
Honored for : String Theory

Nominations 2013 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Independent Music Award for Best Album - Contemporary Classical String Theory


Nominations 2005 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Latin Grammy Award for Best Latin Jazz Album The Body Acoustic