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David Scott Enos

David Enos' wide and varied career has included touring, performing, and/or recording with artists like Arturo Sandoval, David Benoit, Sergio Mendes, Stan Getz, Bobby Caldwell, Frank Gambale, Otmaro Ruiz, Russell Ferrante, Danilo Pérez, Nelson Rangell, Kirk Whalum, Toninho Horta, Tak Matsumoto, and Alphonse Mouzon. His extensive studio work has included Superbowl commercials for NBC, Olympic Themes for CBS, Charlie Brown specials, and commercials for Nascar, Chevrolet, Honda, and Apple computer. He has served as the Director and Program Developer for two contemporary music schools, a staff columnist for "Bass Frontiers" magazine, and as a Master Class Clinician for several organizations including the Music Center Spotlight Awards at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. His music has appeared on Grammy-nominated albums, he has played for the President of the United States twice, and is the author of the book, "Overuse Injuries: Their Prevention and Treatment".


“In his career, bassist David Enos’ large tone, versatility and ability to sound thoughtful even at the most rapid tempos have been major assets to every setting in which he appears. On his new CD, Enos and his top-notch quartet interpret ten well-known jazz standards. But, although each of the songs have been played a countless number of times through the years, they have never before sounded quite like this. Their chords have been modernized and re-harmonized, fresh new introductions and transitions have been added, and the rhythm section, while swinging with subtlety, has a continuous conversation with the lead voices…the playing of all four musicians is heard at its most creative as they really dig into these tunes, emerging with many moments of unexpected beauty.” - Scott Yanow, Jazz Journalist

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Herron Song Records



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