News & Reviews


Kris Davis – 20 Questions

20 Questions Interview conducted via e-mail. Jazz  To me, jazz means improvisation and innovation. The search for self-expression through sound, and a reflection of the here and now. I also like Wayne Shorter’s definition of jazz: “I dare you!” The…

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Kris Davis – Citizen Jazz Cover and article

by Matthieu Jouan – Citizen Jazz Ms. Davis is a calm and wise person who, despite her double award for Best Composer / Pianist in the annual North American Jazz Journalist’s Award, keeps her feet firmly on the ground. Teacher…

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Kris Davis wins the 2020 JJA award for Composer & Pianist of the Year

This year’s Awards for instrumentalists advance a multi-year trend by the JJA’s voting members to recognize accomplished women among the multiple nominated finalists. Drummer and educator Terri Lyne Carrington (Musician of the Year), pianist-composer Kris Davis (Composer and Pianist of the Year), saxophonist Lakecia Benjamin (Up…

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October 4th, 2019

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New Release Available
October 4th, 2019

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News & Reviews


Kris Davis – 20 Questions

20 Questions Interview conducted via e-mail. Jazz  To me, jazz means improvisation and innovation. The search for self-expression through sound, and a reflection of the here and now. I also like Wayne Shorter’s definition of jazz: “I dare you!” The…

read more

Kris Davis – Citizen Jazz Cover and article

by Matthieu Jouan – Citizen Jazz Ms. Davis is a calm and wise person who, despite her double award for Best Composer / Pianist in the annual North American Jazz Journalist’s Award, keeps her feet firmly on the ground. Teacher…

read more

Kris Davis wins the 2020 JJA award for Composer & Pianist of the Year

This year’s Awards for instrumentalists advance a multi-year trend by the JJA’s voting members to recognize accomplished women among the multiple nominated finalists. Drummer and educator Terri Lyne Carrington (Musician of the Year), pianist-composer Kris Davis (Composer and Pianist of the Year), saxophonist Lakecia Benjamin (Up…

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