Jesse Davis

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Jesse Davis
Birth name Jesse William Davis
Born (1965-09-11) September 11, 1965 (age 52)
Occupation(s) Jazz musician
Instruments Alto saxophone

Jesse Davis (born September 11, 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]

Discography[edit]

With Cedar Walton

With Gerald Wilson

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Harris, Craig. "Jesse Davis Biography". Allmusic. Retrieved April 3, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Jesse Davis at All About Jazz". Archived from the original on October 28, 2010. Retrieved April 3, 2010.