Encyclopedia of Jazz Musicians
Ballou, Dave, trumpet, flugelhorn, composer. B. Peace Dale, Rhode Island, 22 April 1963. Received a B.M in 1987 at Berklee College of Music and a M.A. in 1992 at the University of New Hampshire. He toured With Tommy Dorsey (Buddy Morrow) 1987; Woody Herman (Frank Tiberi) 1988. He's performed with Clark Terry, Maria Schneider, David Liebman, Billy Hart, Kenny Werner, Gunther Schuller, The Smithsonian Masterworks Orchestra and Orange Then Blue.
My Heart Will Be In It (1997); Amongst Ourselves (1997); Volition (1998)
As a sideperson:
Orange Then Blue: While You Were Out (1992); J. Silvano: Vocalise (1996);
Tom Varner: The Window Up Above (1998); Ken Schaphorst Big Band: Purple (1998);
Also recordings with Joe Lovano, Sheila Jordan, Dewey Redman, Judi Silvano, Cameron Brown, Steve LaSpina.