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Jesse Davis

Jesse Davis
Born: Nov 9, 1965 in New Orleans, LA
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Genre: Jazz, Pop/Rock
Biography: A former student of Ellis Marsalis at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, Jesse Davis is one the most respected musicians in New Orleans. In addition to leading his own group, Davis has performed with such stellar jazz musicians as Jack McDuff, Major Holley, Cecil Payne, Illinois Jacquet, Chico ...Read full biography
As We Speak
Released: 1992
Label: Concord Jazz
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This is a good straight-ahead session that comprises the second album by alto saxophonist Jesse Davis, who hasn't gotten as much ink as many other young lion players. The menu features pre-rock and bop ...Read full review
From Within
Released: 1996
Label: Concord Jazz
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Altoist Jesse Davis can always be relied upon to perform modern swinging hard bop music. On this set he teams up with an impressive all-star cast also including trumpeter Nicholas Payton, pianist Hank ...Read full review
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