“I could see why Dave was welcome here. He was, from an early age, a riveting, passionate and adventurous alto saxophonist. The room, which held about 50-60 people, filled up quickly, and the audience loved the music”.
Eric Myers was the Sydney Morning Herald's inaugural jazz critic from 1980-1983, then jazz critic with The Australian newspaper from 1983-1988. From 1980-1986 he published and edited the Australian Jazz Magazine. From 1983-2002 he was the CEO of the Jazz Co-ordination Association of NSW, and held the position of National Jazz Development Officer.