Richard Davis
Richard Davis
Richard Davis is an American jazz bassist. Davis is one of the most widely recorded bassists of all time. Among his most famous contributions to the albums of others are Eric Dolphy's 1964 Blue Note LP Out to Lunch!, Andrew Hill's Point of Departure and Van Morrison's Astral Weeks, of which critic Greil Marcus wrote (in The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock and Roll), "Richard Davis provided the greatest bass ever heard on a rock album".
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Executive PowerPoint: Richard Davis, U.S. Bancorp
The Business Journals - about 5 years
<a class="fplink fp-231381" href="/richard+davis+2">Richard Davis</a>, CEO of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB), was one of six Twin Cities executives who spoke Tuesday at the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal's "Industry Outlook" event. &gt;Click to the right to see the PowerPoint slides that Davis used at the event while talking about the banking and finance industry. &gt;&gt;&gt;&gt;&gt; Click here to read about Davis' comments at the event, where he said, "You do not want banks to be risk free." Click here to read a Q&amp;A with Davis in Friday's print edition of the Minneapolis/St...
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US Bank President Richard Davis to disillusioned country: "Get over it" (Gregory Pratt/The Blotter)
Memeorandum - over 5 years
Gregory Pratt / The Blotter: US Bank President <a class="fplink fp-231381" href="/richard+davis+double+bassist">Richard Davis</a> to disillusioned country: “Get over it”  —  US Bank President <a class="fplink fp-231381" href="/richard+davis+double+bassist">Richard Davis</a> addressed the 1% at a Minnesota Chamber of Commerce luncheon this afternoon while the 99% protested outside.  —  The “Golden Boy of Wall Street,” as the New York Times recently dubbed him …
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Salesforce.com Separating From Pack, Analyst Says - Forbes
Google News - over 5 years
Reporting from Dreamforce 2011, the Salesforce.com (NASDAQ: CRM) user conference that began on August 28 and runs through September 2, Canaccord Genuity software analyst Richard Davis said that announcements and presentations by Salesforce support his
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Mayor puts wife's needs first - Coastal Courier
Google News - over 5 years
Even more curious is why Mr. Phillips did not raise his questions during a face-to-face conversation I had with him and former mayor Richard Davis in the city park recently prior to the publication of his letter. I would have been glad to discuss Mr
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Richard O. Davis - Record Delta
Google News - over 5 years
... West Chester, Pa.; Glenn Richardson Davis and wife, Kimberly Farry of Buckhannon; Alexandra Davis Kolodziej and husband Joseph of Bridgeport and five grandchildren: Andrew and Lindsey Thomas, Dakota Richard Davis, and Jacob and John Kolodziej
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City settles with fire officials who alleged discrimination - Austin American-Statesman
Google News - over 5 years
In the suit, Nye and Smith said Chief Rhoda Mae Kerr reached down the chain of command to promote Lt. Richard Davis, who is black, and Lt. Matt Orta, who is Hispanic, four ranks to become assistant chiefs. Davis and Orta were promoted to replace two
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After 40+ arrests, why does this guy keep getting out of jail? | Crime - KATU
Google News - over 5 years
Richard Davis, aka Ricky Davis, has a criminal history that shows him in and out of jail for the last 20 years. He has convictions dating back to 1988 for stealing cars, running from police, assault and drug possession. In his latest crime,
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Is US Bank's Richard Davis Wall Street's new "golden boy"? - Bizjournals.com
Google News - over 5 years
“He&#39;s become very , very well-respected on Wall Street,” bank analyst Scott Siefers of Sandler O&#39;Neill told the Post. US Bank is the fifth-largest in the nation, although it is considered a regional bank with operations in 26 Midwestern and Western
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Many more Tarrant County schools are rated academically unacceptable - Fort Worth Star Telegram
Google News - over 5 years
School board President Richard Davis said the unacceptable ratings are &quot;disheartening.&quot; &quot;There are some areas that need some detailed focus,&quot; Davis said. &quot;The board is confident that Dr. Brown is going to give the focus and attention and leadership to
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OAP's car stuck on bollard - South Wales Argus
Google News - over 5 years
Richard Davis, 35, managing director of nearby LRS Security, went to investigate after hearing a loud bang from his office. He said: “I looked out the window and saw him trapped in there and went down. We settled the guy down, got him sat back and told
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Attorney General's Fugitive Apprehension Unit Makes 600th Arrest - KATC Lafayette News
Google News - over 5 years
Richard Davis, 48, of 4100 N. Blvd., Baton Rouge, was arrested today and charged with failure to register as a sex offender, his second offense. Davis was convicted of aggravated rape in 1995, which required him to register as a sex offender upon his
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Search under way for missing man in Rappahannock River - Richmond Times Dispatch
Google News - over 5 years
The Coast Guard says 24-year-old Richard Davis&#39; boat was found Monday evening on the shore. All life jackets were in the boat. Crews from the Coast Guard and state and local agencies began a search Monday night for Davis
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Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Richard Davis
    THIRTIES
  • 1964
    Age 33
    Among his most famous contributions to the albums of others are Eric Dolphy's 1964 Blue Note LP Out to Lunch!
    More Details Hide Details Andrew Hill's Point of Departure and Van Morrison's Astral Weeks, of which critic Greil Marcus wrote (in The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock and Roll), "Richard Davis provided the greatest bass ever heard on a rock album". He has been a professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison since 1977. Originally from Chicago, he first became known in that city before establishing himself in New York City for twenty-three years. He teaches bass, jazz history, and improvisation. A long-time educator, Davis' former students include William Parker, Karl E. H. Seigfried, Sandor Ostlund, Hans Sturm, Jeffry Eckels, David Ephross, and many others. Richard Davis, began his musical career as a singer with his brothers. Davis sang bass in his family vocal trio. In addition to his earlier years of singing, Richard Davis began studying the double bass in high school with his music theory and band director, Captain Walter Dyett. After high school, Davis studied the double bass with Rudolf Fahsbender of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra while attending Vandercook College.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1954
    Age 23
    After college, Davis performed in dance bands. The connections he made while performing various gigs led him to meet pianist Don Shirley. In 1954 Davis and Shirley moved to New York city and performed together until 1956.
    More Details Hide Details After the musical split, Davis began playing with the Sauter-Finegan Orchestra. With Kenny Burrell With Jaki Byard With Candido Camero With Eric Dolphy With Lou Donaldson With Kenny Dorham With Jonathan Edwards With Booker Ervin With Art Farmer With Dizzy Gillespie With Chico Hamilton With Eddie Harris With Johnny Hartman With Joe Henderson With Andrew Hill With Freddie Hubbard With Janis Ian With Milt Jackson With J. J. Johnson and Kai Winding With Elvin Jones With Hank Jones With Roland Kirk With Hubert Laws With John Lewis With Charles Lloyd With Pat Martino With Brother Jack McDuff With Gary McFarland With Charles Mingus With Van Morrison With David Murray With Oliver Nelson With Sam Rivers
  • 1952
    Age 21
    In 1952 Richard Davis received a BME from Vandercook College.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1930
    Born
    Born in 1930.
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