Skitch Henderson passes

Discussion in 'Trumpet Discussion' started by Solar Bell, Nov 2, 2005.

  1. Solar Bell

    Solar Bell Moderator Staff Member

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    Skitch Henderson, long time bandleader died today at 87 years old.

    -cw-
     
  2. davidjohnson

    davidjohnson Piano User

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    he had a great tune with the tonight show band (doc) called "cleopatra's asp"! that was a chuckler for me.
    he also worked with an orchestra in tulsa...in the 70's?

    dj
     
  3. gregc

    gregc Mezzo Piano User

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    another good one gone...:-(
    gregc
     
  4. Bugler997

    Bugler997 Pianissimo User

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    Terrible news.

    I went to his concert in September. He was old, but carried himself fine.
     

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