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2019-20 Season Announcement Concert
Join us in 2019 to Kick Off Our Celebration of 35 Years of the CJO!
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Trumpet player Dave Banks has returned to northeast Ohio after a 20-year career in Las Vegas where he performed in more than 4,000 shows. In Las Vegas, Dave worked with many famous entertainers and was a member of the Lou Elias Relief Orchestra. Dave has also performed with the Nevada Symphony Orchestra, The Las Vegas Philharmonic and the Nevada Chamber Orchestra. He also was a trumpet instructor and assistant director of bands at the University of Nevada. He is a member of the faculty of Walsh Jesuit High School, where he teaches music and drama. Dave regularly performs with the Jack Schantz Jazz Unit and Ernie Krivda’s Fat Tuesday Big Band. He also leads his own group, the Dave Banks Big Band.
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CJO Executive Director, Lead Trombone
Lead Tenor Saxophone
Lead Alto Saxophone
CJO Librarian and Personnel Manager, Baritone Saxophone
Director, Jazz Discovery Ensemble and Education