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Joe Henderson

ts, 1937-2001 US, Lima, Ohio
Singer / Musician of Jazz and Rock

Joe Henderson (April 24, 1937 – June 30, 2001) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. In a career spanning more than forty years Henderson played with many of the leading American players of his day and recorded for several prominent labels, including Blue Note.

  • Tenor sax
  • Saxophone
  • Flute
  • Jazz
  • Rock
  • R&B/Soul
  • Pop
  • Blues
Popular Tracks   
Blue Bossa - Remastered on Page One by Joe Henderson
Felicidade on Double Rainbow by Joe Henderson
Lazy Afternoon on Ballads by Joe Henderson
Inner Urge - Rudy Van Gelder Edition; 2004 Digital Remaster on Inner Urge by Joe Henderson
Tetragon on Tetragon by Joe Henderson
Happy Madness on Double Rainbow by Joe Henderson
Recorda Me on Page One by Joe Henderson
Black Narcissus on Power To The People [Keepnews Collection] by Joe Henderson
You Know I Care - Rudy Van Gelder Edition / 2004 Digital Remaster on Inner Urge by Joe Henderson
Earth on The Elements by Joe Henderson & Alice Coltrane

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Birth Of A GeniusJoe Henderson2017Compil.
5 Original AlbumsJoe Henderson2016Album
4 AlbumsJoe Henderson2011Album
Milestone ProfilesJoe Henderson2006Compil.
Volume 1 - 1968/69Joe Henderson, Carmell Jones, Clifford Jordan & Erich Kleinschuster Sextett2005Album
In 'N' AroundJoe Henderson2005Compil.
Complete RecordingsWynton Kelly Trio With Joe Henderson2004Compil.
The Montreal Tapes (Tribute To Joe Henderson)Charlie Haden, Joe Henderson, Al Foster2003Album
The Definitive Joe HendersonJoe Henderson2002Compil.
Lovesome ThingsJoe Henderson1999Compil.
Inner UrgeJoe Henderson1999Album
Original Jazz Classics CollectionJoe Henderson1998Compil.
In Pursuit Of Blackness / Black Is The ColorJoe Henderson1998Compil.
It Ain't Necessarily SoJoe Henderson Featuring Sting1997Single
Porgy & BessJoe Henderson1997Album
Original Jazz Classics CollectionJoe Henderson1997Compil.
Ballads & BluesJoe Henderson1997Compil.
Straight, No ChaserJoe Henderson With Wynton Kelly Trio1996Album
Big BandJoe Henderson1996Album
Sextet & QuartetJoe Henderson1995Album
Double Rainbow (The Music Of Antonio Carlos Jobim)Joe Henderson1995Album
Double RainbowJoe Henderson1995Album
Double Rainbow - The Music Of Carlos JobimJoe Henderson1995Album
The Milestone YearsJoe Henderson1994Album
EvolutionKitty Margolis With Special Guest Joe Henderson1994Album
Tetragon / In Pursuit Of BlacknessJoe Henderson1994Compil.
Four!Joe Henderson With Wynton Kelly Trio1994Album
LiveJoe Henderson1994Album
The State Of The Tenor • Live At The Village Vanguard (Volumes 1 & 2)Joe Henderson1994Compil.
Live In MontreuxChick Corea, Joe Henderson, Roy Haynes, Gary Peacock1994Album
The Blue Note YearsJoe Henderson1993Compil.
Warm ValleyLouis Scherr, Tommy Cecil, Tony Martucci Featuring Joe Henderson1993Album
So Near, So Far (Musings For Miles)Joe Henderson1993Album
Tenor Tribute Vol. 2Arnett Cobb, Jimmy Heath, Joe Henderson1993Album
Lush Life: The Music Of Billy StrayhornJoe Henderson1992Album
Forman On The JobBruce Forman, Joe Henderson1992Album
The Best Of Joe HendersonJoe Henderson1991Compil.
New York ReunionMcCoy Tyner Quartet, Joe Henderson, Ron Carter, Al Foster1991Album
The Standard JoeJoe Henderson1991Album
Humpty DumptyAkio Sasajima And Joe Henderson1990Album
Tenor TributeArnett Cobb, Jimmy Heath, Joe Henderson1990Album
PunjabJoe Henderson1990Album
A Very Special ConcertChick Corea • Stanley Clarke • Joe Henderson • Lenny White1990Album
Getting Down To BusinessDonald Byrd Sextet Featuring Joe Henderson1990Album
SkydanceJon Ballantyne Trio Featuring Joe Henderson1989Album
Akio With Joe HendersonAkio Sasajima With Joe Henderson1988Album
The State Of The Tenor • Live At The Village Vanguard • Volume 2Joe Henderson1987Album
An Evening WithJoe Henderson - Charlie Haden - Al Foster1987Album
The State Of The Tenor • Live At The Village Vanguard • Volume 1Joe Henderson1986Album
Mais Où Est Donc Ornicar?Ornicar Big Band Featuring Joe Henderson1984Album
The Griffith Park Collection 2 In ConcertStanley Clarke / Chick Corea / Joe Henderson / Freddie Hubbard / Lenny White1983Album
The Griffith Park CollectionStanley Clarke, Chick Corea, Joe Henderson, Freddie Hubbard, Lenny White1982Album
Echoes Of An Era 2 (The Concert)Nancy Wilson, Joe Henderson, Chick Corea, Stanley Clarke, Lenny White1982Album
Echoes Of An EraChaka Khan / Freddie Hubbard / Joe Henderson / Chick Corea / Stanley Clarke / Lenny White1982Album
Relaxin' At CamarilloJoe Henderson1981Album
Ballads By FourArt Pepper, John Klemmer, Johnny Griffin And Joe Henderson1981Album
Mirror, MirrorJoe Henderson • Chick Corea • Ron Carter • Billy Higgins1980Album
ForesightJoe Henderson1980Compil.
YamaArt Farmer with Joe Henderson1979Album
BarcelonaJoe Henderson1979Album
Soft FocusRick Laird, Joe Henderson • Tom Grant • Ron Steen1977Album
Black MiracleJoe Henderson1976Album
Black NarcissusJoe Henderson1976Album
Canyon LadyJoe Henderson1975Album
Born To Love YouLuis Gasca Featuring Joe Henderson1974Album
The ElementsJoe Henderson Featuring Alice Coltrane1974Album
MultipleJoe Henderson1973Album
Black Is The ColorJoe Henderson1972Album
In Pursuit Of BlacknessJoe Henderson1971Album
Henderson's HabilimentJoe Henderson1971Album
In ConcertJoe Henderson And Masabumi Kikuchi, Terumasa Hino1971Album
Ptah, The El DaoudAlice Coltrane Featuring Pharoah Sanders And Joe Henderson1970Album
Jazz PatternsJoe Henderson And Woody Shaw1970Album
Power To The PeopleJoe Henderson1969Album
TetragonJoe Henderson1968Album
Mode For JoeJoe Henderson1966Album
Inner UrgeJoe Henderson1965Album
Our ThingJoe Henderson1964Album
In 'N OutJoe Henderson1964Album
Blue BossaJoe Henderson1963Single
Page OneJoe Henderson1963Album
Trinkle − TinkleChick Corea Meets Joe HendersonAlbum
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