Jesse Davis

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For the guitarist, see Jesse Ed Davis.

Jesse Davis (born November 9, 1965) is an American jazz saxophonist. Davis began as a student in Ellis Marsalis's New Orleans Center for Creative Arts.[1] After graduating, Davis embarked on a productive jazz career, recording 8 albums on the Concord Jazz label, alongside collaborations with such artists as Jack McDuff and Illinois Jacquet. Davis has studied music at Northeastern Illinois University,[1] and in 1989 he received a "Most Outstanding Musician award" from Down Beat magazine.[2]


With Gerald Wilson


  1. ^ a b Harris, Craig. "Jesse Davis Biography". Allmusic. Retrieved April 3, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Jesse Davis at All About Jazz". Retrieved April 3, 2010.