Dave Schiavone

Dave Schiavone

BMHOF Class of 2003

Woodwind player Dave Schiavone has toured nationally and internationally with the bands of Woody Herman, Tommy Dorsey and Doc Severinsen. He has also performed with notable celebrities such as Nancy Wilson, Natalie Cole, Harry Connick Jr., Johnny Mathis and many others. Dave resides in the Western New York area where he performs in a variety of musical settings including leading his own jazz quartet. He also runs an extensive private teaching studio. Dave is the current director of the University of Buffalo Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combos. He is also saxophone and clarinet instructor on the faculties of Buffalo State College, Canisius College and Villa Maria College. Mr. Schiavone is a graduate of the University of Buffalo Music School and attended the Berklee College of Music in Boston. He also served for three years as saxophonist and flutist in the 324th and 327th U.S. Army Bands. 

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