Tom, Ken Hasenei, Pat Shaner, & Tony Domenico following Tom's 2015 recital at Salisbury University. It ended with these four performing Jim Stephenson's Fanfare for an Angel.​

music for any occasion


The Delmarva Big Band and its 2017 summer season has an entirely new program with legacy and contemporary arrangements producing a well-rounded concert. Tunes range from Well Git It and Arturo Sandoval's Funky Cha Cha to famous Sinatra charts. Musicians include former members of the Birdland Big Band and the U.S. Navy Commodores. Come out and enjoy a live musical treat.

Tom is a versatile free-lance trumpet player. You can catch him playing lead trumpet with the DELMARVA BIG BAND or in the trumpet section of the Salisbury Symphony Orchestra; he is a member of Gold Standard, The Salisbury Brass, and Dark Gold Jazz.

He regularly performs ceremonial wedding music.

Since returning to the music scene in 2009, Tom has played lead trumpet with the legendary Bobby Shew, Mark Gross (Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra), Chris Vadala (Chuck Mangione's incredible reed front man), NY-based trumpeter Alex Norris, and Jennifer Wills Hope who starred on Broadway as Christine in Phantom of the Opera; on the classical side he has performed with world class pianist Nelson Padgett and Russian violinist Igor Kalnin. Tom has also played lead trumpet for the Chuck Baker Jazz Orchestra and the Tim Laushey Jazz Orchestra.

Tom has played first trumpet in an exhaustive list of Broadway shows including West Side Story, A Chorus Line, Jesus Christ Superstar, Les Miserable, Sweet Charity, Mame, Chicago, Company, Pippin, Damn Yankees, 42nd Street, and many others. 


Jazz & Classical

Tom Davis Trumpet

Salisbury University Faculty Alumni Homecoming Recital. October 2016

​Dr. William Folger, Professor Lee Knier & Tom

Tom Davis



5th - Cabaret

7th - SSO

10th - SSO

11th - SSO

12th - Cabaret

25th - Cinderella

26th - Salisbury Brass

28th - Cabaret

29th - Cabaret

20th - Cabaret

31th - Cabaret


1st - Broadway, West Side Story (April Fool's)

1st - Cabaret

2nd - Cabaret

6th - Cabaret

7th - Cabaret

8th - Cabaret

9th - Cabaret

16th - Easter. Soloist @ Sts. Peter & Paul, Easton, MD

23rd - Salisbury Brass w/Salisbury Chorale

29th - Wedding  - Easton, MD


02 -SSO

05-06 Contracted Orchestra gig for Salisbury Chorale: Brahms REQUIEM and ALTO RHAPSODY. 

11 - Salisbury Brass

​12 - SSO

13 - SSO

14 - Salisbury Brass @ Wicomico Presbyterian: Handel's "Messiah" - Hallelujah Chorus; & more.

​20 - Frank Nanna Jazz Quartet @ Blue Dog Cafe 7pm

25 - Salisbury Brass w/Ensemble 

26 - @ UMES


06 & 13 - Delmarva Big Band (DBB) rehearsals for the 2017 Season

18 - 7:30pm DBB  Annual Father's Day Concert @ Bethany Beach Bandstand. Fabulous ocean-front view opening our summer concert series.

20 - 6pm DBB @ Stango park, Lewes, DE

30 - 6pm DBB @ John West Park, Ocean View, DE


13 - 6:30pm DBB @ St. Michaels Summer Concert Series, St. Michaels, MD

18 - 7pm DBB @ Salisbury University

20 - 7pm DBB @ Ocean Pines Summer Concert Series, Berlin, MD

29 - 7pm DBB @ Easton Summer Concert Series, Easton, MD