Vince Norman w/ Guest Jay Daversa

Saturday, January 19, 2019
8:00 PM
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In addition to the superb trumpet stylings of Mr. Daversa you’ll also be wowed by the musings of Adam Ledbetter on piano, Jack Helsley on bass, Grant Goldstein on guitar, Dave Bowen on drums and Vince Norman on saxophones. Make a night of it and come out to support live music. You won’t be disappointed. 

 

About Jay Daversa 

The bulk of Jay's professional work has been as a Los Angeles studio musician, preceded by several road tours with various groups, including  Elvis Presley, Johnny Mathis, and Stan Kenton.

He got an early start in show business, starting trumpet at the age of 5 years old playing dance jobs with his dad's band. His accomplishments as a young virtuoso led to appearances on TV variety shows including Tennessee Ernie Ford, Ray Bolger Show, Dinah Shore, and Make Room For Daddy. 

After recording with Stan Kenton,Tag Heuer Silverstone Watch replica Jay was heralded as the "Most Promising New Jazz Artist" by Downbeat Magazine in 1968. His career has spanned several decades of TV, film, variety shows, motion picture soundtracks, and recordings of every variety. Jay has worked with an extensive list of artists, including Elvis Presley, Barbra Streisand, Bud Shank, Oliver Nelson, Gerald Wilson, Louie Bellson, Shelly Manne, Don Menza, Bill Watrous, Roger Kellaway, and many others. He's featured on many soundtracks, including: The Waltons, Grease, The Love Boat, Incredible Hulk, and more. 

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Vince Norman w/ Guest Jay Daversa 8:00 PM
Jazz Lab
100 E. 5th Street, Edmond, OK 73034
405-359-7989
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