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Joe Henderson

Joe Henderson
Born: Apr 24, 1937 in Lima, OH
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Died: Jun 30, 2001 in San Francisco, CA
Genre: Jazz, World
Biography: Joe Henderson is proof that jazz can sell without watering down the music; it just takes creative marketing. Although his sound and style were virtually unchanged from the mid-'60s, Joe Henderson's signing with Verve in 1992 was treated as a major news event by the label (even though he had already recorded ...Read full biography
Lush Life-The Music Of Billy Strayhorn
Released: 1992
Label: Verve Records
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With the release of this CD, the executives at Verve and their marketing staff proved that yes, indeed, jazz can sell. The veteran tenor Joe Henderson has had a distinctive sound and style of his own ever ...Read full review
Page One
Released: 1963
Label: EMI
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The title Page One is fitting for this disc, as it marks the beginning of the first chapter in the long career of tenor man Joe Henderson. And what a beginning it is; no less than Kenny Dorham, McCoy Tyner, ...Read full review
More Joe Henderson albums: Main Albums (34), Compilations (33)