LA Trumpeter, John Daversa is a versatile and internationally respected performer (Trumpet/EVI), composer, arranger, producer, bandleader, educator, and BFM Jazz recording artist. He has performed on The Today Show, Late Nite with David Letterman, The Oprah Winfrey Show, and festivals around the world. He added his distinctive musical perspective working with artists such as Fiona Apple, Michael Bublé, Dori Caymmi, Sheryl Crow, Bob Mintzer Big Band, and The Yellowjackets. He is a winner of many prestigious awards and was a finalist in the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition. His Progressive Big Band, is one of the leading forces of modern jazz in L.A. today and won Best in Show in The Global Music Awards. Read up on the players in the Small Band -- impressive!
John Daversa - Trumpet, Flugelhorn, EVI; Robby Marshall -Tenor Saxophone; Katisse Buckingham - Alto Saxophone, Flute, Vocals; Tommy King - Keyboards; Jerry Watts - Bass Gene Coye - Drums