Too Good For Words – Jon Davis

Cool, laid-back, and harmonically rich, Too Good For Words is a perfect example of Jon Davis's appealing compositional style. Get inside this piece with four different Solo Piano Arrangements and Piano Comping Voicings. Once you've explored these, you can test your knowledge of this song with another trio version, which joins our Rhythm Section Workshop series with audio tracks for piano, bass, and drums.

Jon Davis

born on July 22, 1957

Jon Davis is a pianist and composer based in New York. He has performed with and contributed compositions to many of the top jazz musicians worldwide throughout his career, which has spanned over 35 years, and has recorded several albums as a leader. Jon took up piano and guitar as a young teenager; he was inspired to play jazz after hearing records of Red Garland and Miles Davis. He briefly studied with Lennie Tristano then attended New England Conservatory, where his teachers included Ran Blake, Jaki Byard, and Madam Chaloff. After six months, he left to begin gigging around Boston. Read more...

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