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John Davey

John Davey has released the CD “You Are Here” with his world music-jazz trio GlobeTrotting, featuring bansuri flutist/multi-reedist Steve Gorn and percussionist Brian Melick. He released his first CD as a leader, entitled “Sound Bites”, in the Fall of 2005, featuring pianist Jeremy Wall, guitarist Chuck D'Aloia, percussionist Brian Melick, and vocalist Lorena Guillen. His chamber-jazz string trio From The Bridge, featuring classical guitarist Dennis Turechek and violist Amy Merrill, released their debut CD “9 views” in the Spring of 2001. He has studied with jazz bassists Gary Peacock, Dave Holland and Mark Helias

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”John Davey is a melodic bassist as well as a fine composer...The musical content has a a lot of value.. The ambiance is friendly and intimate with very listenable results.” - Malcolm Creese, Double-Bassist Magazine, UK

“John Davey has a special way with the upright bass. Anybody listening to him could tell that he's got the right touch...original and compelling music, reminding us what a wide open world jazz really is... successfully spanning many islands of jazz” - Mark Bialczak, Syracuse Post-Standard

“Very cool and soothing, This is a record (9 views from the bridge) that will take you away...one of the best I've ever heard.” - Derek Sivers, President, cdbaby.com

“Varied sounds and rhythms, creative musicians, intriguing compositions..

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Albums

Open Range
Open Range
Lil' Pumpkin Records
2014
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Sound Bites
Sound Bites

2005
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