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Kai Winding

tb, 1922-1983 US, Aarhus
Musician / Composer of Jazz
A.k.a. Kai Chresten Winding

Born: May 18, 1922, Aarhus, Denmark Died: May 6, 1983, New York City, New York, USA Famed bebop trombonist who first tasted stardom while playing with Stan Kenton's orchestra in 1946-1947. He also played with Miles Davis, Benny Goodman, and fellow trombone legend J.J. Johnson.

        
Instruments
  • Trombone
  • Tenor sax
  • Synthesizer
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Pop
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
Lil Darlin' on The Incredible Kai Winding Trombones by Kai Winding
More (Theme From Mondo Cane) on Soul Surfin' by Kai Winding
Side By Side on The Great Kai And J.J. by J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding
Lament on Jay & Kai by J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding
Night In Tunisia on Jay & Kai + 6: The Jay And Kai Trombone Octet by J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding
Georgia On My Mind on The Great Kai And J.J. by J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding
Black Coffee on The Incredible Kai Winding Trombones by Kai Winding
Doodlin' on The Incredible Kai Winding Trombones by Kai Winding
This Could Be The Start Of Something Big on The Great Kai And J.J. by J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding
Blue Monk on The Great Kai And J.J. by J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Solo + Kai OleKai Winding2017Compil.
Seven Classic AlbumsKai Winding2015Album
Jazz Plus: Soul Surfin' & Mondo Cane #2Kai Winding2012Compil.
Soul Surfin' + Mondo Cane #2Kai Winding2012Compil.
Jazz For PlayboysKai Winding2008Compil.
Jay & KaiJ.J. Johnson & Kai Winding2007Compil.
The Complete Ohio SessionsKai Winding & Carl Fontana's Cleveland Express2004Album
Jay & KaiJ.J. Johnson & Kai Winding2003Compil.
Bone AppétitKai Winding And Curtis Fuller2002Album
Trombone For Two & The Trombone SoundKai Winding And J.J. Johnson2000Compil.
Kitten On The KeysBengt Hallberg Trio / Gil Evans And His Orchestra / Kai Winding1995Single
Kai Winding, Jay Jay Johnson Featuring Bill Evans 1955-1960Kai Winding & J.J. Johnson1995Compil.
LiveThe Giants Of Jazz, Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonious Monk, Al McKibbon, Sonny Stitt, Kai Winding, Art Blakey And Dizzy Gillespie Quintet1994Album
Royal Roost Sessions With Ray Brown Trio & QuintetElla Fitzgerald With Ray Brown Trio & Ray Brown Quintet Featuring Charlie Smith, Hank Jones, Kai Winding, Allen Eager Plus Lester Young, Brew Moore, Roy Haynes1993Album
Jay And KaiJ.J. Johnson, Kai Winding1992Single
Jay And KaiJ.J. Johnson And Kai Winding1992Single
Jay And KaiJ.J. Johnson And Kai Winding1992Single
The Bop Fathers - Volume 2Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt, Kai Winding, Al McKibbon, Art Blakey, Thelonious Monk1991Album
Trombomania!Kai Winding, J.J. Johnson, Frank Rosolino1990Compil.
Tour De ForceDizzy Gillespie · Sonny Stitt · Kai Winding · Thelonious Monk · Al McKibbon · Art Blakey · Al Gafa1989Album
Giants Of Jazz In Berlin '71Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt, Kai Winding, Thelonious Monk, Al McKibbon, Art Blakey1988Album
Four Trombones...The Debut RecordingsJ.J. Johnson · Kai Winding · Bennie Green · Willie Dennis1981Compil.
Trombone SummitKai Winding ▪ Albert Mangelsdorff ▪ Bill Watrous ▪ Jiggs Whigham1981Album
Giants Of JazzDizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt, Kai Winding, Thelonious Monk, Al McKibbon, Art Blakey1980Album
Giant Bones '80'Kai Winding And Curtis Fuller1980Album
Duo "Bones"Kai Winding Featuring Dino Piana1979Album
Bop Fathers "In Paris"Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt, Kai Winding, Al McKibbon, Art Blakey1978Album
OleoUrbie Green, Ross Tompkins, Carl Fontana, Kai Winding, James Moody, Dick Hyman, Trummy Young1978Album
Bebop Revisited, Vol. 2Dizzy Gillespie, Kai Winding, J.J. Johnson, Terry Gibbs1977Compil.
Bop Fathers "In Paris"Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt, Kai Winding, Art Blakey, Thelonious Monk, Al McKibbon1977Album
Lionel Hampton Presents: Kai WindingKai Winding1977Album
Jazz ShowcaseKai Winding1977Album
CaravanKai Winding1977Album
Danish BlueKai Winding1976Album
Early BonesJ.J. Johnson - Kai Winding - Bennie Green With Sonny Rollins, John Lewis, Gerry Mulligan, Art Blakey1976Compil.
The Giants Of JazzArt Blakey, Dizzy Gillespie, Al McKibbon, Thelonious Monk, Sonny Stitt, Kai Winding1972Album
StoneboneJ.J. Johnson & Kai Winding1970Album
Betwixt & BetweenJ.J. Johnson & Kai Winding1969Single
Betwixt & BetweenJ.J. Johnson & Kai Winding1969Album
Betwixt & Between / Wichita LinemanJ.J. Johnson & Kai Winding1969Single
Never My Love / Saturday Night Is The Loneliest Night Of The WeekKai Winding & J.J. Johnson1968Single
IsraelKai Winding & J.J. Johnson1968Album
Penny Lane & TimeKai Winding1967Album
Penny LaneKai Winding1966Single
The In InstrumentalsKai Winding1966Album
More BrassKai Winding1966Album
Sunrise, SunsetKai Winding1966Single
Dirty DogKai Winding1966Album
Leave Me AloneKai Winding1965Single
Rainy DayKai Winding1965Album
The Great Kai Winding SoundKai Winding1965Compil.
Sign Of The Times / You've Lost That Lovin' FeelingKai Winding1965Single
Here's That Rainy DayKai Winding1965Single
BroadwayRed Rodney, Kai Winding, Gerry Mulligan, Brew Moore1965Album
Half A Crown / Singin' In The RainKai Winding1965Single
Theme From "The Luck Of Ginger Coffey"Kai Winding1964Single
Mondo Cane # 2Kai Winding1964Single
Modern CountryKai Winding1964Album
New Song Of India / Don't Blow Your CoolKai Winding1964Single
Mondo Cane N. 2Kai Winding1964Single
Wolverton Mountain / Dear HeartKai Winding1964Single
Hey, Girl / Oltre L'Amour / The Ice Cream Man / China SurfKai Winding1964Single
Mondo Cane #2Kai Winding1964Album
Kai WindingKai Winding, Kai's Krazy Cats1963Single
!!! More !!! (Theme From Mondo Cane)Kai Winding Featuring Kenny Burrell1963Album
Time Is On My SideKai Winding1963Single
Soul Surfin'Kai Winding1963Single
More (Thème Du Film: "Mondo Cane")Kai Winding Avec Kenny Burrell1963Single
SoloKai Winding1963Album
!!! More !!! (Theme From Mondo Cane)Kai Winding Featuring Kenny Burrell1963Single
Kai WindingKai Winding1963Album
Kai WindingKai Winding1963Single
The Lonely One / The Ice Cream ManKai Winding1963Single
Suspense Themes In JazzKai Winding1962Album
Four TrombonesThe Four Trombones, J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding, Bennie Green, Willie Dennis, Charles Mingus, John Lewis1962Album
Suspense Themes In JazzKai Winding1962Single
Suspense Themes In JazzKai Winding1962Album
Baby Elephant WalkKai Winding1962Single
K + J.J.Kai Winding & J.J. Johnson1961Single
The Great Kai & J. J.J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding1961Album
The Great Kai & J. J.J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding1961Single
El Principio De Algo = This Could Be The Start Of SomethingJ.J. Johnson Y Kai Winding1961Single
The Great Kai And J.J.Kai Winding And J.J. Johnson1961Single
K + J.J.Kai Winding + J.J. Johnson1961Album
Out Of This WorldKai Winding And J.J. Johnson1960Single
Night In Tunisia/ Jeanne/ The Continental/ Piece For Two TromboniumsJ.J. Johnson And Kai Winding1959Single
Jai And KaiKai Winding, J.J. Johnson1958Album
Jay And KaiJ.J. Johnson And Kai Winding1957Single
Four TrombonesKai Winding + J.J. Johnson + Bennie Green + Willie Dennis And Featuring John Lewis & Charles Mingus1957Album
Jay And KaiJ.J. Johnson And Kai Winding1957Album
Early ModernKai Winding, Sonny Stitt1957Album
Trombone By ThreeJ.J. Johnson / Kai Winding / Bennie Green1957Compil.
Jazz SpectacularFrankie Laine And Buck Clayton And His Orchestra Featuring J.J. Johnson And Kai Winding1956Album
Jazz SpecFrankie Laine And Buck Clayton And His Orchestra Featuring J.J. Johnson And Kai Winding1956Single
Bernie's Tune / Blues For TrombonesJ.J. Johnson, Kai Winding1956Single
Jay & Kai + 6: The Jay And Kai Trombone OctetJ.J. Johnson & Kai Winding1956Album
Kai And Jay, Bennie Green With StringsKai Winding And J.J. Johnson, Bennie Green1956Album
At NewportDave Brubeck And J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding1956Album
Trombone By ThreeJ.J. Johnson / Kai Winding / Bennie Green1956Album
Jay & KaiJ.J. Johnson & Kai Winding1955Album
Kai And JayKai Winding, J.J. Johnson1955Single
Bags' Groove / Don't ArgueJ.J. Johnson ,And Kai Winding1955Single
K + J.J.Kai Winding + J.J. Johnson1955Album
Jay And KaiJ.J. Johnson And Kai Winding1955Album
Debut Records' Jazz Workshop, Volume 2: Trombone RapportJ.J. Johnson, Kai Winding, Bennie Green, Willie Dennis1955Album
Jay & Kai Vol. 2J.J. Johnson / Kai Winding1955Album
Trombone For TwoJ.J. Johnson And Kai Winding1955Single
Trombone For TwoJ.J. Johnson And Kai Winding1955Album
An Afternoon At BirdlandKai Winding And J.J. Johnson1955Album
Dec. 3, 1954J.J. Johnson And Kai Winding1955Album
Kai And JayKai Winding, J.J. Johnson1955Single
Jay & Kai Vol. 2J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding1955Single
New Trends In Modern Music - Volume 1Kai Winding, Shorty Rogers, Shelly Manne, Stan Getz, Allen Eager, Shorty Allen, Marty Napoleon, Iggy Shevak, Eddie Safranski1954Album
Vol. 1J.J. Johnson & Kai Winding1954Single
Jay & KaiJ.J. Johnson & Kai Winding1954Album
Debut Records' Jazz Workshop, Volume One: Trombone RapportJ.J. Johnson, Kai Winding, Bennie Green, Willie Dennis1953Album
New Trends Of Jazz Volume 4Kai Winding And Stan Getz1952Album
Modern Jazz TrombonesKai Winding, J.J. Johnson1951Album
Baker Street MysteryKai WindingSingle
Side By SideJ.J. Johnson & Kai WindingSingle
East Coast Jazz Series No. 7Kai Winding And J.J. JohnsonSingle
George Benson - Herbie Mann - Nat Adderley - K. Winding - J.J. Johnson - Wes Montgomery - Quincy Jones - Paul DesmondGeorge Benson - Herbie Mann - Nat Adderley, Kai Winding & J.J. Johnson - Wes Montgomery - Quincy Jones - Paul DesmondCompil.
Here's That Rainy Day/My Hands Reach Out To YouKai WindingSingle
More / Mondo Cane #2Kai WindingSingle
The Swingin' StatesKai WindingSingle
Jay & Kai, Vol. 3J.J. Johnson & Kai WindingSingle
The Great Jazz Concerts At The Original "Royal Roost" - Never Available Heretofore!Tadd Dameron, Miles Davis, Kai Winding, Bud Powell, Lee Konitz, J.J. Johnson, Chuck Wayne, Buddy DeFrancoAlbum
Foxy / DaydreamKai WindingSingle
Mad BopJ.J. Johnson & Kai WindingCompil.
Soul Surfin'Kai Winding Featuring Kenny BurrellSingle
Thou Swell / Gong RockKai Winding And J.J. JohnsonSingle
The Sidewinder / Something You GotKai WindingSingle
More JazzKai Winding Guest Starring Bird And Dizzy GillespieAlbum
K. Winding & J.J. JohnsonKai Winding, J.J. JohnsonCompil.
Experiment In Terror (Dal Film Operazione Terrore)Kai WindingSingle
Baby Elephant WalkKai WindingSingle
Blue Monk / StatementJ.J. Johnson, Kai Winding, The Milt Jackson QuartetSingle
At NewportBuck Clayton, Dave Brubeck And J.J. Johnson & Kai WindingSingle
MangosKai WindingSingle
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To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership and together with Stefan Guggisberg for the visual data mining application ArtistAnalytics.
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