Dave Howard performs throughout the United States, Canada and Europe. He is a exciting musician influenced by many great jazz, blues and funk artists. David Howard is a Professor at Berklee College of Music in Boston. He's a guitarist, composer, arranger and leader on many recordings including Souvenirs featuring Kenwood Dennard. Clouds, Almost Carefree, and Block Island Summer with the Joe Parillo Ensemble, and Autumn Leaves with Dave Rasmussen Jazz Orchestra. Dave has Performed tours and clinics in Europe, and has worked as a Composer and Performer on various jingles. Some European Concerts and Clinics includes: Roccella Jazz Festival / Clinics with the Dave Howard Calabrese 5tet Project, Cortale' Jazz festival, Calabria, Italy. Umbria Jazz Clinics with Berklee College of Music, Umbria, Italy and The Peperoncino Jazz Festival , Calabria, Italy. Dave leads his group THE DAVE HOWARD INITIATIVE in high energy live performances and recordings of Contemporary Jazz, Groove, Funk, Blues and Fusion Compositions.