Born: October 29, 1952
N. Glenn Davis is a recording artist, drummer,composer, and educator. Davis's debut CD, The N Glenn Davis Quartet A Different View was released by the Jazzed Media label in 2007 and features ten of his compositions. Davis's 2009 release on Jazzed Media, The N. Glenn Davis Quintet Come Right In, features the legendary Phil Woodson alto sax, Mark Soskin on piano, Dean Johnson on bass, Jack Schantz on trumpet and flugelhorn, and Dave Sterner on alto and soprano saxophones.The quintet performs eight Davis compositions and two jazz classics. Glenn's latest release What Could Be is a piano trio featuring Mark Soskin, Peter Dominguez and Glenn Davis titled, What Could Be, on the Speak Jazz label....
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Glenn has not taken the easy path in just recording jazz classics, as on this Cd he wrote all but one if the compositions. What sets aside Davis' maiden effort is a maturity by it's leader in combining lyrical playing with classy arrangements. --Jeff Krow, Audiophile Audition
The N. Glenn Davis Quartet... A wonderful jazz CD, well recorded with exceptional playing. --classicdrummer.com
If you dig some straight ahead playing by some cats who know how to make jazz sound like jazz, then A Different View is for you. --Joe Lang, Jersey Jazz Newsletter
It's really the material that's the star of Glenn Davis' new 11 track CD.....
Credentials/BackgroundBachelor of Music Berklee College of Music and Masters of Music Education University of Akron. Recording artist, composer, drummer, and educator. Available for master classes, clinics and private instruction.
Clinic/Workshop InformationN. Glenn Davis holds a Bachelor of Music from The Berklee College of Music and a Masters of Music Education from The University of Akron. Glenn is a versitle drummer, recording artist, composer , and educator with a willingness to share his experience and knowledge with students of all levels...