David B. Knight, Principal Timpani. A member of the KWCO for over 12 years, he is also principal timpani in the Guelph Symphony Orchestra. He has performed with groups in New Zealand, Scotland, USA, and Canada. As an academic, he has been on the faculties of Macalester College, De Paul University, Carleton University, University of Guelph, and he has been a visiting professor at the University of Cambridge, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and at institutions in Russia, USA, and Canada. His numerous publications include “Geographies of the Orchestra,” “Nationalism and Music,” and Landscapes in Music: Place, Space, and Time in the World’s Great Music.