Dave Hammer is a freelance jazz guitarist, dividing his time between New Orleans and Akron Ohio.
While in New Orleans, he plays regularly with Doreen’s Jazz New Orleans, Tasche and the Psychedelic Roses, Yes, Ma'am, and The Rhythm Stompers, and Chris Acker. His past gigs include Chicago Jazz Festival, New Orleans Jazz Festival, London Jazz festival, Monterey Jazz Festival, writing and performing 2 songs for the NCIS New Orleans television show, as well as many others.
His last album “King Corn” was recorded in 2022.
You can hire Dave to play wedding ceremony music, wedding reception music, cocktail music, accompanying music, music transcription services, music notation, music arranging, music composition, music studio recording, special event music, and private guitar lessons.
When visiting New Orleans, check out the WWOZ Livewire Music Calendar to see where Dave is playing next!
Dave Hammer is a member of the American Society of Composer, Authors and Publishers.
NEW album KING CORN out NOW! We’ve got it all!! Songs of milk mans reluctance for romance, having a Drury Inn in your town, your best friend being a bag of chips and so many more!
Album photo-@horatiobaltz; layout by @fme504; mixed by @josephfaison4; video models - @chrisacker_growthsprout @psychegoldrose