The Xavier Davis Trio spoke at and performed for Calvin College's 2009 January Series. Xavier Davis is a west Michigan native. He is a prolific composer and has worked with many jazz greats, including the late Nat Adderley, the late Betty Carter, Regina Carter, Tom Harrell and Wynton Marsalis.
Other January Series coverage:
David Kinnaman ~ unChristian
Christine Brennan ~ A life in sports
Harold Dean Trulear ~ Beloved Community and Restorative Justice
Helen Epstein ~ A new model for African AIDS research
Richard Norton Smith ~ Lincoln, the standard
John Witte, Jr. ~ Church and state in Calvinist Geneva