Art Davis Discography
Compiled by Michael Fitzgerald
First published May 1996
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Art Davis was born on December 5, 1934 in Harrisburg, PA and died July 29, 2007 in Long Beach, CA.
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While this is the most comprehensive and accurate discography on Art Davis ever produced, there still may be omissions and errors. Please help if you can.
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Thanks to contributors:
Dr. Art Davis, Chris DeVito, William B. Fielder, Makoto Gotoh, Roberto Magris, Toshiyuki Nomoto, Marcel Safier, Alan Saul, Dan Skea, Phil Schaap, Corey Scribner, Dennis Whitling, Jack Woker, Ben Young
Special thanks to all the staff at the Rutgers Institute of Jazz Studies where I had access to virtually every issue listed in the discography as well as the various relevant published sources.
General discographies: All-Music
Guide, Bruyninckx, Jepsen, Lord, Raben
Periodicals: Cadence, Coda, Down Beat
NOTE: There are a few albums remaining to be entered into the BRIAN discographical database.
[Art Davis is possibly on Billy Eckstine: I Apologize, Mercury 4623]
Quincy Jones: Hip Hits
June 15, 1962, April 9, 1963
Evans: Theme From The VIPs And Other Great Songs
May 6, 1963, Summer 1963
The Robert DeCormier Folk Singers
Command RS 853SD
Lena Horne and Harry Belafonte: Here's Harry And Lena
[Information is needed on Art Davis appearances on albums by John Denver, Judy Garland, Bob Gibson, Peter, Paul & Mary, Nancy Ames.]
Imagine The Sound (VIDEO)
Ruiz: The People's Music Live At Jazz Unité
Jazz Unité 103
November 25-26, 1981
Art Davis: Live
A.K.M. 1 [cassette]
July 22, 1984