Encyclopedia of Jazz Musicians

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z

Davis, Byron (K.)

Davis, Byron (K.), pianist, singer, composer, songwriter; b. Davenport, Iowa, 7 June 1959. He began playing piano during early childhood and started writing songs at age 12.  Studied music at Blackhawk College and Western Illinois University. Moved to the West Coast in the mid-eighties and worked with Sticks Hooper, Gerald Albright, Frankie Avalon, Jr., Doug Macbeth and other local West Coast musicians.
Relocated to Davenport, Iowa, where he plays, records and sings with the Jazz All Stars Band led by his father-in-law.

Recordings:
Byron Davis Sings; Sweet Rain; Music from the Heart; The Byron Davis Trio; Piano Music; Relaxology (compositions with Byron Davis and Michael 'Rattles' Stewart)

Back to Top