Woody Shaw



Woody Shaw

Rating
Active
1963 to 1989
Born
December 24, 1944
Died
May 10, 1989
Location
Laurinburg, North Carolina, United States
Biography
Woody Herman Shaw, Jr. (December 24, 1944 – May 10, 1989) was an American trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer and band leader, described by NPR Music as "the last great trumpet innovator". Shaw is regarded as one of the great jazz band leaders and innovators of his generation. Born with a photographic memory and perfect pitch, he was considered to have been generations ahead of his time.

Top Songs by Woody Shaw


Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


In My Own Sweet Way

In My Own Sweet Way

Woody Shaw November 19, 2017

7 Tracks

The Eternal Triangle

The Eternal Triangle

Freddie Hubbard November 4, 2014

6 Tracks

Double Take

Double Take

Freddie Hubbard November 4, 2014

7 Tracks

For Sure!

For Sure!

Woody Shaw April 17, 2012

7 Tracks

Rosewood

Rosewood

Woody Shaw April 17, 2012

9 Tracks

United

United

Woody Shaw April 17, 2012

6 Tracks

Dr. Chi

Dr. Chi

Woody Shaw September 23, 2008

6 Tracks

Woody Shaw With Tone Jansa Quartet

Woody Shaw With Tone Jansa Quartet

Woody Shaw January 1, 2000

6 Tracks

Solid

Solid

Woody Shaw September 14, 1999

6 Tracks

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