David Heyde serves as Associate Principal Horn in the Linda VanSickle Associate Principal Horn Chair with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. Before coming to Dallas in 2003, Heyde served for two seasons as the Principal Horn of the Omaha Symphony Orchestra. He received his bachelor’s degree in music from Baylor University and a master’s degree in music from Southern Methodist University. Heyde has performed as soloist with the Omaha and Waco Symphonies. He has attended numerous music festivals including Aspen, Sarasota, Music Academy of the West, the National Repertory Orchestra and Tanglewood.