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Henry, Haywood (1913 - 1994), Baritone saxophonist, clarinetist

Barry Kernfeld and Howard Rye

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online - The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd edition, issue Published in print January 2002 |
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Birmingham, AL, 7 or 10 Jan 1913; d New York, 15 Sept 1994). Baritone saxophonist and clarinetist. According to Phil Schaap, the date of his birth is given as 7 January on his birth certificate and 10 January in his family’s Bible; Townley, in his interview of Henry (1978), gives 10 January 1913 – not 1919, as published by Feather and by Dance (1974). His mother played piano

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