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Primary Instrument: Saxophone

Norman David is a saxophonist, clarinetist, composer, author, and music educator. Born in Montreal, he moved to the United States in the mid 1970s, residing in Boston, central Maine, and, since 1989, in the Philadelphia area. He has played as leader or sideman at clubs, theaters and festivals in the U.S., Canada, France, and Italy. He currently directs, performs with, and composes all the music for The Eleventet, his eleven-member professional ensemble, comprised of some of the top jazz artists in the northeast U.S., many internationally-renowned. He has appeared with, and his jazz compositions have been performed by, among others, George Garzone, Dick Oatts, Tim Hagans, Seamus Blake, Jon Gordon, John Fedchock, John Swana, Terell Stafford, Scott Robinson, Gary Smulyan, Greg Hopkins, Tony Marino, John Hebert, Tim Horner, and various all-star jazz ensembles. He has been awarded grants in recognition of his jazz composing from the National Endowment for the Arts and the American Composers Forum....
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“...at times more fiendishly Monkish than...Monk.” Philadelphia Inquirer

“...tecnica prodigiosa [prodigious technique]...” La Provincia (Cremona, Italy)

“...interesting and informative...a privilege having him...” Literary Council of Norristown (PA)

Primary InstrumentSaxophone

LocationPhiladelphia, PA

Willing to teachIntermediate to advanced students

Credentials/Background• Adjunct Associate Professor - University of the Arts: Studio Composition, Orchestration, Ensembles

• Artist-in-Residence - Temple University: Arranging, Composition, Ensembles

• Music Faculty (2004-08) - Pennsylvania Governor's School for the Arts: Woodwinds Studio, Ensembles, Contemporary Music.

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Featured recording “At This Time”

At This Time

Self Produced
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