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N. Glenn Davis

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 Woods

Phil Woods
Phil Woods
1931 - 2015
sax, alto
on alto sax, Mark Soskin
Mark Soskin
Mark Soskin
b.1953
piano
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 Davis lets his splendid compositional skills and purposeful timekeeping speak for themselves on A Different View... A sharp and synchronous quartet that makes listening a pleasure.” --Jack Bowers, All About Jazz

“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..

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Primary Instrument

Drums

Location

Twinsburg, OH

Credentials/Background

Bachelor 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 Information

N. 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

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Events

Date Event Time Tickets
Oct28Fri Red Light Roxy
BLU Jazz+
Akron, OH
8:00 PM
$12
Nov11Fri Diane Marino Quartet
BLU Jazz+
Akron, OH
8:00 PM
$15.00
Nov12Sat Diane Marino Quartet
The Bop Stop
Cleveland, OH
8:00 PM
$15.00

Albums

What Could Be
What Could Be
Speak Jazz Records
2011
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Come Right In
Come Right In
Jazzed Media
2010
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A Different View
A Different View
Jazzed Media
2007
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