David Davis is one of the most promising, young, talented and gifted musicians today. David was born and raised in Connecticut. He is a Hartt School Of Music graduate with a degree in Jazz studies and Music Management. For five years he studied with and is a protégé of the late world-renowned, professor and jazz saxophonist, Jackie Mclean.
David has performed at venue’s along with Mary J. Blige, Deborah Cox, LL Cool J, Brian Mcknight, Keith Washington, Sean Puffy Combs, Kid Kapri, Biz Markie, John P. Kee, Karen Clarke, Marion Meadows, Roy Ayers, Donald Harrison, Dave Valentine, Onaje Allen Gumbs, Sherry Winston, Chuck Loeb, Cheryl Hayes and Gloria Lynn to name a few. “David Davis is an outstanding Saxophonist who brings the house down with his warm sensuous sounds”- Sherry Winston/Flying Flute Records.
David has traveled and performed in Hong Kong, Beijing during the 2008 Olympics and Shanghai, China at some of the most prestigious venues and hotels. David’s contemporary and Straight-ahead collections have established the Connecticut-based musician as one of the most prominent artists. His self-produced music features him on keyboards, Drums and Percussions, EWI (Electric Wind Instrument), drum programming, and vocals. David has definitely earned the reputation as the “musician’s musician.”
Whether he is playing contemporary or straight-ahead jazz, David stands in a class all by himself. He is known for his swiftness on stage, his unique round sound which is percussive yet soulful and his contagious smile. He has the ability to surprise the audience with something out of the ordinary. David gives his audience what they come for – a great show!
David has his own production and publishing company. David produces and writes music for Hip Hop, R&B, Gospel, Jazz and Dance artists. With 8 CD’s under his belt and many collaboration Cd’s, David has definitely gained his place in the music world as a player, songwriter and Producer.
David is the 4th production of six children who were referenced to the Brady Bunch growing up. David is a loving husband and a dedicated father of two beautiful daughters. One of which he actually successfully delivered himself at home. In his spare time, he really enjoys writing about himself in the third person.