Fletcher Henderson

Fletcher Henderson

Real Name:
Fletcher Hamilton Henderson, Jr.
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American arranger, composer, & pianist.

Born: 18 December 1897 in Cuthbert, Georgia, USA.
Died: 28 December 1952 in New York City, New York, USA.

Also known as Fletcher "Smack" Henderson.
Very important to early jazz as leader of the first great jazz big band in the post Ragtime, pre-Swing era of the 1920s. Continued success during the 1930s as an arranger and composer, and as a masterful talent scout.
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Fletcher Henderson Discography

Albums

130 249, 130.249 Fletcher Henderson Fletcher Henderson Vol. 1(10", Mono) RCA, RCA 130 249, 130.249 France 1961 Sell This Version
DL-9227 Fletcher Henderson First Impressions Volume 1 (1924-1931) (Album) Decca DL-9227 US 1958 Sell This Version
PMC 7056 Fletcher Henderson & The Dixie Stompers Fletcher Henderson & The Dixie Stompers - 1927-8(LP, Album, Mono) Parlophone PMC 7056 UK 1967 Sell This Version
R006 Fletcher Henderson Developing An American Orchestra 1923-1938(2xLP, Mono, Gat) Smithsonian Collection R006 US 1977 Sell This Version
TFD 5.005 Chu Berry* With Fletcher Henderson And Wingy Manone Chu Berry* With Fletcher Henderson And Wingy Manone - Dentistry In Rhythm(LP, Album, Mono) Two Flats Disc TFD 5.005 Italy 1979 Sell This Version
MCA - 1318 Fletcher Henderson Swing's The Thing (1931-1934) (Comp) MCA Records MCA - 1318 US 1980 Sell This Version
HBS 6063 Fletcher Henderson The Immortal Fletcher Henderson Milestone Records HBS 6063 Italy 1981 Sell This Version
SJL 1152 Fletcher Henderson The Crown King of Swing(LP, Album) Savoy Jazz SJL 1152 US 1985 Sell This Version
NL90413 Fletcher Henderson HOCUS POCUS(LP, Album) Bluebird (3) NL90413 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
CBC 1-064 Fletcher Henderson The Harmony & Vocalion Sessions Volume 1 1925-1926(CD, Album) Timeless Records (3) CBC 1-064 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
CBC 1-069 Fletcher Henderson The Harmony & Vocalion Sessions Volume 2 1927-1928(CD, Album) Timeless Records (3) CBC 1-069 Europe 2001 Sell This Version
JA 5185 Fletcher Henderson Fletcher Henderson's Sextet 1950 Alamac Record Company JA 5185 France Unknown Sell This Version
1002 Fletcher Henderson The Live Sound 1950(LP, Mono) Trans-Ark 1002 US Unknown Sell This Version
SBBH 1947 Fletcher Henderson, Bill Harris, Sidney Bechet Fletcher Henderson, Bill Harris, Sidney Bechet - First, Last & Only Live Concert From Kimball Hall, Otterburn(LP) Big Chief-Jerollomo SBBH 1947 US Unknown Sell This Version
730.584 Fletcher Henderson (1927-1936)(LP) RCA 730.584 France Unknown Sell This Version
AH 41 Connie's Inn Orchestra directed by Fletcher Henderson Connie's Inn Orchestra directed by Fletcher Henderson - "Smack"(LP) Ace Of Hearts AH 41 UK Unknown Sell This Version
SU 286 Fletcher Henderson And The Jazz Tones* Fletcher Henderson with Slam Smith and the Jazz Tones (LP) Sutton SU 286 Unknown Sell This Version
TAX m-8006, m-8006 Cab Calloway, Teddy Wilson, Don Redman, Fletcher Henderson Cab Calloway, Teddy Wilson, Don Redman, Fletcher Henderson - A Night At The Savoy(LP) Tax, Tax TAX m-8006, m-8006 Sweden Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

ARC 66 Fletcher Henderson Fletcher Henderson And His Band(7", EP) A•R•C Records ARC 66 UK 1965 Sell This Version
SdMJ-061 Fletcher Henderson Fletcher Henderson(7", EP) Fratelli Fabbri Editori SdMJ-061 Italy 1970 Sell This Version
RA 8 EP Fletcher Henderson Rarities(7", EP) Rarities Records (2) RA 8 EP UK Unknown Sell This Version
17 Fletcher Henderson & Louis Armstrong Fletcher Henderson & Louis Armstrong - Pioneers Of Jazz 17(7", EP) Pioneers Of Jazz 17 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
14005 Fletcher H. Henderson* Chimes Blues / I Want To(Shellac, 10") Paramount 14005 US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

RLP 12-129 Duke Ellington / Fletcher Henderson Duke Ellington / Fletcher Henderson - The Birth Of Big Band Jazz(LP, Comp, Mono) Riverside Records RLP 12-129 US 1957 Sell This Version
C4L 19 Fletcher Henderson A Study In Frustration (The Fletcher Henderson Story) (Comp) Columbia C4L 19 US 1961 Sell This Version