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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
The Setup
Released: 2003
Label: Alltribe Records
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Alto saxman Jesse Davis plays bebop, blues, and standards and is in the long line of altoists from Johnny Hodges and Charlie Parker through Sonny Stitt, Art Pepper, Cannonball Adderley, Phil Woods, Hank ...Read full review
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