Maynard Ferguson

Born: 
05/04/1928
City: 
Verdun
Region: 
Quebec
Country: 
Canada
Died: 
08/23/2006
Years Active: 
1939-2006
Genre(s): 
Instruments: 
Flugelhorn, Sax, Trumpet
Recorded With: 

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Maynard Ferguson was a Canadian jazz musician and bandleader. He came to prominence playing in Stan Kenton's orchestra, before forming his own band in 1957. He was noted for being able to play accurately in a remarkably high register, and for his bands, which served as stepping stones for up-and-coming talent.

Discography

Released: 1950
Released: 1979

Concerts

Event Datesort descending Venue City Region Country
Stan Kenton 08/18/1952 Madison Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Stan Kenton 12/07/1952 Madison Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Battle of Jazz 06/08/1953 Graystone Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Stan Kenton 06/12/1953 Edgewater Park Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
Stan Kenton 06/13/1953 Edgewater Park Ballroom Detroit Michigan USA
3rd Annual Jazz for Moderns 11/16/1958 Masonic Temple Detroit Michigan USA
1st Annual American Jazz Festival 08/14/1959 Michigan State Fairgrounds Detroit Michigan USA
Jazz For Moderns 11/27/1959 Masonic Temple Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 11/01/1960 Haig's Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 11/02/1960 Haig's Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 11/03/1960 Haig's Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 11/04/1960 Haig's Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 11/05/1960 Haig's Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 11/06/1960 Haig's Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 09/05/1961 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 09/06/1961 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 09/07/1961 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 09/08/1961 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 09/09/1961 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 09/10/1961 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 01/23/1962 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 01/24/1962 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 01/25/1962 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 01/26/1962 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Maynard Ferguson 01/27/1962 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA

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