Orbert Davis

Orbert Davis

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Jazz - General | Chicago, Illinois, United States
Total Song Plays: 403   
Member Since: 2004
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Emmy-Award winning jazz trumpeter, Orbert Davis is co-founder and artistic director of Chicago Jazz Philharmonic, a 55+ piece symphonic jazz orchestra. Mr. Davis' latest international CD release, "Sketches Of Spain [Revisited]," is an orchestral transformation of the 1960 iconic original by Miles Davis and Gil Evans and was named one of Chicago Tribune's best jazz recordings of 2014.

Orbert recently celebrated his 150th show as radio personality and host of "The Real Deal with Orbert Davis", a weekly 3-hour program airing on 90.9fm WDCB (live online at wdcb.org).

Mr. Orbert Davis has a Bachelor's degree in trumpet performance from DePaul University and a Master's degree in Jazz Pedagogy from Northwestern University. He lives in Chicago with his wife Lisa, their two daughters, Zoe and Sydney, and sons, Orbert and Benjamin.

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