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composer , musician , arranger

Dave Hubbard, musician, composer, arranger. Recipient New Orleans Key to the city, 1982, certified distinction Nikon, 1984. Member American Federation Musicians.

Background

Hubbard, Dave was born on October 15, 1940 in Baltimore. Son of David and Florence (Nelson) Hubbard.

Education

Student, Baltimore Polytechnic, 1959. Bachelor of Music, Morgan State University, 1966.

Career

Musician Left Bank Jazz Society, Baltimore, 1964-1967. Reserve Officers Training Corps bandleader Morgan State University, 1965-1966. Musician with Ray Charles World tour, 1967-1968, Kenny Dorham Quintet, New York City, 1970.

Musician George Benson Quartet, 1970-1972, Charles Earland Band, New York City, 1972-1974, Lonnie Liston Smith, New York City, 1974-1982, Manhattan Plaza Big Band, New York City, 1979-1987. Museum director Labor of Love Sextet, since 1982. Music teacher, New York City, 1967-1974.

President, producer Sybarite Music Company, New York City, since 1980. Museum director Lawrence Killian Band, Irvington, New Jersey, 1984-1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Consultant, musician (film soundtrack) Dynamite Brothers, Los Angeles, 1979. Composer, arranger, producer Labor of Love, 1986. Composer of various songs including Booga Bop, Explorations, Manhattan Plaza Suite, After Glow, Suite Love, Lovers in Tune, Samba, Lovely Lady, Devika, Black Light, My Dream, Leather Weather, Gentle Breezes, For Love, Searchin', Sweet Bossa and others.

Membership

Member American Federation Musicians.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Acrylics and oil painting, photography.

Connections

Married Joann Clay, February 14, 1961 (divorced). 1 child, Bryan; married Devika Crowell, March 8, 1975. 1 child, Deva Devika.

father:
David Hubbard

mother:
Florence (Nelson) Hubbard

spouse:
Joann Clay

spouse:
Devika Crowell

child:
Bryan Hubbard

child:
Deva Devika Hubbard