“Kevin Davy Quartet”
I recently Played my first "Jazz Re:Freshed" Night with Kevin Davy, Colin Campbell and Charlie Stacey, an amazing experience and a fantastic gig! Definitely one of the highlights from this years set of gigs!
You can watch a video from one of the tracks we performed here : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gmnvh2CSHE0&feature=youtu.be
Kevin Davy is a London-based trumpeter, composer, arranger and bandleader. In a career spanning three decades, he has amassed an extensive recorded discography, which includes work ranging from musical theatre to modern jazz and contemporary music. He has toured extensively with groups such as: Lamb, Adam F, Lemn Sissay’s Secret Society, and Finley Quaye.
Born in Nottingham in 1961 and relocating to Manchester in 1986 to study at Manchester Metropolitan University, Kevin attained a Bachelors of Arts degree in General Arts and remained in Manchester until 1994, becoming a well-known figure in the city’s vibrant arts and music scene and building strong affiliations with venues Band On The Wall and PJ Bells where he held long residencies.