Jay DaVersa

Jay DaVersa

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Trumpet player

Toured with many artists & bands such as Johnny Mathis & played the jazz chair in the Stan Kenton Orchestra from l966-68. He can be heard as one of the featured soloists on the recording, "Stan Kenton conducts the Jazz Compositions of Dee Barton."

In addition to his extensive studio credits Jay has performed with many artists including: George Duke, Herbie Hancock, Hampton Hawes, Roger Kellaway, Henry Mancini, Joe Sample, Frank Zappa, Shelly Manne & many more.
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Jay DaVersa Discography

Instruments & Performance

Stan Kenton Stan Kenton - The Jazz Compositions Of Dee Barton (Album) Capitol Records US 1968 Sell This Version
Gerald Wilson Orchestra Gerald Wilson Orchestra - Eternal Equinox (Album) World Pacific Jazz US 1969 Sell This Version
The Ernie Watts Encounter The Ernie Watts Encounter - The Wonder Bag (Album) Vault US 1970 Sell This Version
George Duke George Duke - Save The Country (Album) Liberty US 1970 Sell This Version
Wayne Newton Wayne Newton - Pour Me A Little More Wine (Album) Chelsea Records US 1973 Sell This Version
FPM 1001 Roy Burns With The Dick Grove Big Band Roy Burns With The Dick Grove Big Band - Big, Bad & Beautiful(LP) FPM FPM 1001 US 1973 Sell This Version
Herbie Hancock Herbie Hancock - Man-Child (Album) Columbia Australia 1975 Sell This Version
E-ST 11547 Helen Reddy Helen Reddy - Music, Music(LP, Album) Capitol Records E-ST 11547 UK 1976 Sell This Version
Peter Nero Peter Nero - The Wiz Crystal Clear Records, Crystal Clear Records US 1977 Sell This Version
UA-LA674-G Steve March Lucky Steve March - Lucky(LP, Album) United Artists Records UA-LA674-G 1977 Sell This Version
SW-11759 Helen Reddy Helen Reddy - We'll Sing In The Sunshine(LP, Album) Capitol Records SW-11759 US 1978 Sell This Version
Joe Sample Joe Sample - Rainbow Seeker (Album) ABC Records US 1978 Sell This Version
PJ-LA895-H Various Bluesnee Various - Jazz: The 60's Volume II(LP, Comp) Pacific Jazz Records PJ-LA895-H US 1978 Sell This Version
PJ-LA891-H George Duke George Duke - George Duke(LP, Album) Pacific Jazz Records PJ-LA891-H US 1978 Sell This Version
Brainstorm (5) Brainstorm (5) - Funky Entertainment (Album) Tabu Records US 1979 Sell This Version
LS-5755 The Archers (3) The Archers (3) - Stand Up!(LP, Album) Light Records LS-5755 US 1979 Sell This Version
IC-1002 Catherine McKinnon Catherine McKinnon - Catherine McKinnon(LP, Album) Intercan Records IC-1002 Canada 1980 Sell This Version
Stan Kenton And His Orchestra Intermission Riff (as Jay Daversa) and 4 more… Stan Kenton And His Orchestra - At Fountain Street Church Part 2 Status UK 1995 Sell This Version
DSTS1014 Stan Kenton And His Orchestra Stan Kenton And His Orchestra - At Fountain Street Church Part I(CD, Album) Status DSTS1014 UK 1995 Sell This Version
HURTCD003 Various Hang Up Your Hang Ups Various - Pulp Fusion(CD, Comp) Harmless HURTCD003 UK 1997 Sell This Version
JCD-105 Kenton* Kenton* - Odyssey 1951 -1968(2xCD, Comp, RM) Astral Jazz JCD-105 US 2000 Sell This Version
8728-2 Pete Fountain, The New Lawrence Welk Orchestra Pete Fountain, The New Lawrence Welk Orchestra - Big Band Blues(CD, Album) Ranwood 8728-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
DCD 418 The Mike Vax Big Band The Mike Vax Big Band - Next Stop Live... On The Road(CD, Album) Summit Records (3) DCD 418 US 2005 Sell This Version
TCD-1124 The Stan Kenton Orchestra* Here's That Rainy Day (as Daversa) and 7 more… The Stan Kenton Orchestra* - Kenton - Road Band '67(CD) Tantara Productions TCD-1124 US 2008 Sell This Version