Meet Dave

Dave Iglar
Guitar, Vocals, Harmonica

Premier guitarist
Veteran performer & entertainer
Songwriter/recording artist

Dave has built a notable regional reputation over the years with thousands of exciting performances at clubs, festivals, colleges, special events, on radio & TV.

Dave has appeared with a variety of artists, including Roy Buchanan, Dickey Betts (of the Allman Bros), Susan Tedeschi, Johnny and Edgar Winter, Robin Trower, Leon Russell, Jefferson Starship, Taj Mahal, Lyle Lovett, Buddy Guy & others ... (Complete list on the main Bios & Press page.)


Dave has created and implemented a unique and highly effective instructional program for learning the guitar. Dave has taught guitar at all levels, from beginner to advanced, for nearly 30 years in many venues in the Greater Pittsburgh area, including the University of Pittsburgh, Hollowood Music, Specialty Guitar, Lawrence Music, Music Sweet Music, Cunningham Music, Urich Music & Sound, Accordworks, Waddell School of Music, and the Community College of Allegheny County.
For more information on lessons, please call Dave at (724) 693-0469.

Dave has released albums of original material, including recordings with Force Field, Dave & Shari, Dave Iglar and the Igniters, and The Dave Iglar Band. Dave also appears on albums as a guest artist, and his music is included on various compilations. (Complete discography listed on the main Bios & Press page.)

Special Appearances

Blues Society of Northern West Virginia
Heritage Music BluesFest - International Blues Challenge
Wheeling, WV, August 2016

Summer Blues for Food
Benefit concert for the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
Cranberry, PA, August 2013

Pittsburgh Blues Festival
Featured musician with theCAUSE
Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank Benefit
Hartwood Acres, Pittsburgh, PA, July 2013

16th, 17th & 18th Annual Blues for Food
Benefit Concert for the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
Domenico's, Cranberry PA, 2010, 2011 & 2012

Rock Falls Midsummer Music Festival
with Mark DeMeno Band
Slippery Rock, PA, 2011

D-Jam '06, '07, '08, '09
Annual Food Bank Benefit w/ theCAUSE & Friends
Pittsburgh, PA

Blues Society of Western Pennsylvania
Blues Challenge Finals 2007
Moondog's, Blawnox, PA

Pittsburgh Blues Festival
Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank Benefit
Hartwood Acres
Pittsburgh, PA 2005

Press & Awards