Born: November 27, 1978 Primary Instrument: Sax, tenor
Lead tenor player with National BBC Big Band Champions and veteran of some key corporate bands in Northern Ireland like Kahuna, Soul Truth and Otis & The Elevators, Dave Howell has recorded with various artists within various fields like R&B Stalwart Dave Lewis and Funk DJs Bell Crash & Digital Boogie. He made his name in 2000 with the fabulous Funk Foundation and is currently writing for his new album which is being released later this year. He is generally regarded as the hottest new sax player in the province. Dave currently teaches weekly jazz improvisation classes and directs a college big band in Belfast. In 2004 he played Tenor Sax with the John Miller Orchestra in a concert commemorating the 60th Anniversary of Glenn Miller's performances in Northern Ireland during World War II.
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