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
Fletcher Henderson First Impressions Volume 1 (1924-1931) (Album, Comp) Decca 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
NL 42463 Fletcher Henderson The Creative Years(LP, Promo) RCA NL 42463 Italy 1978 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
Fletcher Henderson Swing's The Thing (1931-1934) (Comp) MCA Records Italy 1971 Sell This Version
Fletcher Henderson The Immortal Fletcher Henderson Milestone Records Italy 1981 Sell This Version
va-7995 Fletcher Henderson Fletcher Henderson 1937/38(LP) Jazz Document va-7995 Sweden 1982 Sell This Version
Fletcher Henderson The Crown King of Swing (Album) Savoy Jazz Germany 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
Fletcher Henderson Fletcher Henderson's Sextet 1950 Alamac Record Company France Unknown Sell This Version
1002 Fletcher Henderson The Live Sound 1950(LP, Mono) Trans-Ark 1002 US Unknown Sell This Version
VLP 10 Fletcher Henderson Rare Fletcher Henderson Masterpieces(LP) VJM VLP 10 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, Album) Sutton SU 286 US Unknown Sell This Version
34 032 Kid Ory And Fletcher Henderson Kid Ory And Fletcher Henderson - King Of Swing(8-Trk) Car-Music 34 032 Switzerland 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

14005 Fletcher H. Henderson* Chimes Blues / I Want To(Shellac, 10", RE) Paramount 14005 US 1949 Sell This Version
P 07.797 R Benny Goodman, Fletcher Henderson Benny Goodman, Fletcher Henderson - Jazz Pour Tous N° 9(10") Philips P 07.797 R France 1957 Sell This Version
ARC 66 Fletcher Henderson Fletcher Henderson And His Band(7", EP) A•R•C Records ARC 66 UK 1965 Sell This Version

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kenlondoner

kenlondoner

March 16, 2016
Great jazz composer and pianist, maybe one of the greatest of his time!

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