W. Andre

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Born: November 17, 1931 in Manchester, Connecticut, USA.
Died: August 26, 2003 in New York, New York, USA.

American trombonist. Began studying trombone at the age of 15. Had his first gig playing with Charlie Spivak's band in his early twenties. Played with various bands and orchestras in the 50's after serving a stint in the military.

After 1958, did mostly freelance work, backing such acts as Art Farmer, Toots Thielemans, Gerry Mulligan, Benny Goodman, Astrud Gilberto, Wes Montgomery, Manny Albam, Kenny Burrell, Patti Austin, The Manhattan Transfer, Steely Dan, Alice Cooper, and dozens more.

He remained active until shortly before his death from cancer at the age of 71.
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Wayne Andre - Extension Of A Man album art Donny Hathaway I Love The Lord ; He Heard Me Cry (Parts I & II) (as W. Andre) Donny Hathaway - Extension Of A Man (Album) ATCO Records Canada 1973 Sell This Version
CG 103, CG103 Wayne Andre - Pèlerins Des Temps Qui Passent 1 album art Yvon Hubert Yvon Hubert - Pèlerins Des Temps Qui Passent 1(LP, Album, Gat) Les Disques Cogito, Les Disques Cogito CG 103, CG103 Canada 1973 Sell This Version
CG 104, CG104 Wayne Andre - Pèlerins Des Temps Qui Passent 2 album art Yvon Hubert Yvon Hubert - Pèlerins Des Temps Qui Passent 2(LP, Album, Gat) Les Disques Cogito, Les Disques Cogito CG 104, CG104 Canada 1973 Sell This Version
Wayne Andre - Manhattan Wildlife Refuge album art Bill Watrous Bill Watrous - Manhattan Wildlife Refuge (Album) Columbia US 1974 Sell This Version