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Dave Howard  performs throughout the United States, Canada and Europe. He is a exciting musician influenced by many great jazz, blues and funk artists. David Howard is a Professor at Berklee College of Music in Boston. 

He's a guitarist, composer, arranger and leader on many recordings including "Souvenirs" featuring Kenwood Dennard. "Clouds", "Almost Carefree", and "Block Island Summer" with the Joe Parillo Ensemble, and "Autumn Leaves" with Dave Rasmussen Jazz Orchestra. 

Dave has Performed tours and clinics in Europe, and has worked as a Composer and Performer on various jingles. 

Some European Concerts and Clinics includes: Roccella Jazz Festival / Clinics with the Dave Howard Calabrese 5tet Project, Cortale' Jazz festival, Calabria, Italy. Umbria Jazz Clinics with Berklee College of Music, Umbria, Italy and The Pepperoncino Jazz Festival , Calabria, Italy.

 

Dave leads his fresh and  restless urban pop/jazz, Neo-soul hybrid ensemble

THE DAVE HOWARD INITIATIVE, in high energy live performances. Check out his recordings of Contemporary Jazz, Groove, Funk, Blues and Fusion Compositions.

Dave’s new CD release is “Infinite Blu” featuring a great group of musicians, six vocalists and all new compositions.

 
 

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Projects

The Dave Howard Initiative:

Dave Howard  Guitar

Steve Gutherz  Piano, Keyboards

Michael Johnson  Bass, Vocals

Sam Biancuzzo  Drums

 

Gigs

Howard Johnson Duo @ Maya Indian Bar & Grill

Every Friday   7:00-9:30PM

Maya Indian Bar & Grill 

33 Tuttle Street

Wakefield, MA 01880

August 17, 2019

The Dave Howard Initiative at La Fabrica Central

Welcome from NYC Special guest ROSEANN SUREDA Vocals. 

7:30-10:30pm

Soul/Jazz/Latin/Funk

La Fabrica Central

450 Massachusetts Avenue

June 08, 2019

The Dave Howard Initiative at La Fabrica Central

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7:30-10:30pm

Soul/Jazz/Latin/Funk

La Fabrica Central

450 Massachusetts Avenue

April 11, 2019

The Dave Howard Initiative at Theory Wine Bar + Listening Room

8-10 pm

Soul / Jazz / Latin / Funk

Theory Wine Bar + Listening Room

10 Main Street 

Andover, MA

March 30, 2019

The Dave Howard Initiative at La Fabrica Central

7:30-10:30pm

Soul/Jazz/Latin/Funk

La Fabrica Central

450 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02139

August 06, 2018

The Dave Howard Initiative at Lab Lounge Club

Funk/Soul/Jazz

Via Cristoforo Colombo, 6, 88068

Soverato CZ, Italy

Howard Johnson Duo @ Maya Indian Bar & Grill

Every Friday 7:00-9:30PM

Maya Indian Bar & Grill 

33 Tuttle Street

Wakefield, MA 01880

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News & Reviews

 
Infinite B review
TRANS review.
ALL ABOUT JAZZ INFINTE BLU Review
ALL ABOUT JAZZ
"INFINITE BLU" Review
INFINITE BLU Review pg2
ALL ABOUT JAZZ
INFINTE BLU Review pg2
INFINITE BLU Review pg3
THANK YOU Mackenzie Horne
1st Souvenirs Review
ALL ABOUT JAZZ "SOUVENIRS" REVIEW
ALL ABOUT JAZZ "SOUVENIRS" REVIEW
DAVID HOWARD
CURRENT TOP TEN LIST!!!
Radio Guitar One!
CURRENT TOP TEN LIST!!!
Jazzology / Indie Airplay
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