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Fletcher Henderson


Biography:
Birth Name: Fletcher Hamilton Henderson, Jr.
Born: 1897/12/18
Birth Place: Cuthbert, Georgia, U.S.
Died: 1952/12/28
Genres: Jazz, Swing

Fletcher Hamilton Henderson, Jr. (December 18, 1897 - December 28, 1952) was an American pianist, bandleader, arranger and composer, important in the development of big band jazz and swing music. His was one of the most prolific black orchestras and his influence was vast. He was often known as "Smack" Henderson.

Albums:

Blue Moments

The Jazz Effect - Fletcher Henderson

The Fletcher Henderson Legacy

Riffin' With Fletcher

The Fletcher Henderson Story: A Study In Frus…

Stomp And Shuffle

Road Trip 1920s Style, Vol. 2

Essential Big Band Masters

Benny Goodman - The Fletcher Henderson Arrang…

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