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Steve Davis

Steve Davis is widely regarded as one of today's leading improvisors on the trombone. His lyrical, hard-swinging style first gained him broad recognition during the 1990's while working with the bands of jazz legends Art Blakey, Jackie McLean, Chick Corea's acclaimed sextet Origin and the renowned cooperative sextet, One For All.

Born in Worcester, MA in 1967, Steve was raised in Binghamton, NY and graduated in 1989 from The Hartt School's Jackie McLean Institute of Jazz (University of Hartford). It was Mc Lean's guidence and recommendation that helped Davis land his first major gig with Art Blakey in NYC in Dec 1989. Steve returned to Hartford in 1992 to join Mc Lean's sextet and begin teaching alongside his mentor at both the Hartt School and Artist's Collective. Davis has resided in Hartford ever since.

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Discography

Think Ahead

Think Ahead

Smoke Sessions Records
2017

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Say When

Say When

Smoke Sessions Records
2015

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For Real

For Real

Posi-Tone Records
2014

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Being Human

Babel Label
2013

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Gettin' It Done

Gettin' It Done

Posi-Tone Records
2012

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Images - The Hartford Suite

Images - The Hartford...

Posi-Tone Records
2010

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