Wayne Henderson (musician)
September 24, 1939|
Houston, Texas, US
|Died||April 5, 2014
Culver City, California
|Genres||Soul jazz, hard bop|
|Occupation(s)||Musician, record producer|
|Associated acts||The Jazz Crusaders|
Wayne Maurice Henderson (September 24, 1939 – April 5, 2014) was an American soul jazz and hard bop trombonist and record producer. In 1961, he co-founded the soul jazz/hard bop group The Jazz Crusaders. Henderson left the group (who by then had changed their name to The Crusaders) in 1976 to pursue a career in producing, but revived The Jazz Crusaders in 1995.
With The (Jazz) Crusaders
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