David Wahler began his musical career at the age of 7 playing the piano “by ear”. Early years of
summer music clinics and academies at various universities culminated in his studying piano performance at Lawrence University Conservatory of Music; Mannes College of Music in New York; and Electronic Music Production at Berklee College of Music, Boston.
David released his first album, Antiquus, in the spring of 2009. The CD was met with instant accolades from the reviewers. He placed number one on ZMR (Zone Music Reporter) charts for the month of July, and was the highest ranking debut album in the history of the charts. Antiquus was selected by numerous websites as “one of the best New Age CD’s of 2009”, as well as placing third on ZMR’s Top 100 Most Played Albums of 2009. Antiquus was also nominated for four Zone Music Awards for 2009, including Best Album and Best New Artist, going on to win Best New Artist.
David’s second album, A Star Danced , released March 1, 2010, was met with the following praise from RJ Lannan, reviewer with Zone Music Reporter. “Contemporary ambient artist David Wahler, musically takes us beyond earthly boundaries on his newest release, A Star Danced . It is music that celebrates the joy of living on a celestial scale. I give it a stellar recommendation”. Nominated by ZMR Awards as Best Album, Best Contemporary Instrumental Album, A Star Danced went on to win Best Meditation & Relaxation Album of 2010.
SECRET DREAM, David’s third album, was released in 2013 by New World Music.
Album number four , SPIRITUS, released on February 15th, 2015. This popular album was nominated by ZMR Awards for Best Meditation & Relaxation Album of 2015 and reached the number one position on the ZMR charts for April, 2015. From critic Bill Binkelman: "SPIRITUS is not just David Wahler's best work, but it's one of the best albums in the genre of electronic new age music....in recent years." SPIRITUS also placed seventh on ZMR’s Top 100 Most Played Albums of 2015.
David’s newest album, Becoming Bliss-One Hour Series, released July 1st, 2016. The first of a series of albums timed at precisely 60 minutes, the intent is to lure the listener to take “an hour off” to completely relax and unwind.