Kris Davis Debuts at Monterey Jazz Festival

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Coffee House Gallery - 7:30 & 9:00


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 meaning of...

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Solo piano Festival/Tour and John Zorn’s Bagatelles

The Jazz Gallery's Alone Together piano Festival happens on April 22/23rd and should prove to be an interesting night of solo piano performances by Fabian Almazan, Aaron Parks, Theo Hill, Luis Perdomo and myself.  I go on a solo European tour between May 11-19 (see...

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Doris Duke Impact Award and Downbeat Critics Poll

I'm very excited to announce that I was chosen to receive a 2015 Doris Duke Impact Award along with Tyshawn Sorey, Matt Mitchell, Henry Threadgill, Mark Dresser, Milford Graves and Mark Dresser.  More information can be found here. Also, I just found out that I made...

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New Release Available
October 4th, 2019