Dave Ferris Organ Trio
Originally from Cornwall, David is now resident in Birmingham, where he graduated from the Jazz Degree Course at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire; in Summer 2015. In this set Dave brings his acclaimed recreation of the original organ trio formed by Jimmy Smith. Expect infectious tunes and the most enthusiastic players in Birmingham today.
He has been taught by musicians such as Mark Turner, Dave Holland and John Taylor, and performs regularly both with his own groups and as a sideman. Also an active teacher and composer, David was the recipient of the 2016 Help Musicians UK Development Award, which led to the release of his debut album, Alphabets, in February 2018.