David C. Fague

Senior Lecturer of Music; Director of the Jazz Studies Program; Bulldog Band Director

David Fague is an enthusiastic teacher in his academic courses, ensemble courses, and as director of the Bulldog Band. He is an active performer in several professional music groups in the Spokane-Coeur d’Alene area including The Spokane Jazz Orchestra...

David C. Fague

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Education & Curriculum Vitae

M.M., Jazz Studies, University of North Texas, 2004

B.A., Music Education, Gonzaga University, 2000

Courses Taught

Jazz History

Gonzaga Jazz Ensemble

Jazz Workshop Combos

Applied Jazz Improvisation

Gonzaga Band


David Fague is an enthusiastic teacher in his academic courses, ensemble courses, and as director of the Bulldog Band. He is an active performer in several professional music groups in the Spokane-Coeur d’Alene area including The Spokane Jazz Orchestra (Tenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Acoustic Bass), The Nicole Lewis Band (Electric and Acoustic Bass, Vocals), The Jesse Weston Blues Band (Tenor Saxophone), The Rhythm Dawgs (Tenor, Alto, and Baritone Saxophones, Flute, Percussion, and Vocals), The Hot Club of Spokane (Tenor Saxophone and Vocals), as well as various smaller jazz ensembles that play around the area. David is a devoted husband and father of three children. When not in a classroom, in a rehearsal hall, on a stage, or in The Kennel, you will find him with his family on a ski hill, in a lake, on a hike, on a beach, in the ocean, on a soccer field, on a baseball field, in church, or in the back yard barbecuing a pork shoulder or brisket.