David Aide – piano
Brad Shigeta – trombone
Chris Budnarchuk – drums
David Aide aka Rooster Davis is an Edmonton based freelance piano and Hammond organ player. As an organist David has appeared on many albums and tours as an Americana, country, soul, and blues player. He has seriously studied the Hammond organ, having worked in this regard with highly acclaimed musicians including Hawksley Workman, country star Adam Gregory, Adam Cohen, Americana/roots artists Jack Marks, James Murdoch, The Wheatpool, and soul/folk songstress Ann Vriend (see photos).
Rooster’s most recent performance was at the Edmonton International Jazz Festival, where he played to a sold out crowd and was joined on trombone by the musical director of Esperanza Spalding’s band, Jeff Galindo.
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