David A. Harbuziuk

Director Navy Band Northeast
Lt., U.S. Navy
David Harbuziuk faculty photo


Lt. David Harbuziuk, a native of Naperville, Illinois, enlisted in the Navy in 2008 as a trumpet instrumentalist. He served in numerous performing and leadership roles at Navy Band Northeast and Navy Band Southwest prior to earning his commission as a bandmaster through the Limited Duty Officer program. Prior to assuming duty as Director, Navy Band Northeast, he served as Specialty Groups Department Head at U.S. Navy Band in Washington, D.C., and as Assistant Fleet Bandmaster at U.S. Pacific Fleet Band onboard Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Lt. Harbuziuk holds Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degrees from DePaul University, Baylor University, and the University of Akron.

Areas of Expertise

  • Policy

Professional Highlights


Director, Navy Band Northeast

Assumed duties as Director/Officer in Charge of Navy Band Northeast.

Specialty Groups Department Head, U.S. Navy Band

Specialty Groups Department head for U.S. Navy Band, Washington, D.C. Additional duty as Security Officer, Safety Officer, Facilities Officer, and Diversity Officer.

Assistant Fleet Bandmaster, U.S. Pacific Fleet Band

Assistant Fleet Bandmaster, U.S. Pacific Fleet Band, Pearl Harbor, Hawai'i. Additional duty as Operations Officer.


M.M., University of Akron, 2007, Music Performance

M.M., Baylor University, 2006, Music Theory

B.M., DePaul University, 2004, Music Composition

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