Herman Wright

City: 
Detroit
Region: 
Michigan
Country: 
USA
Years Active: 
1950's-1970's
Genre(s): 
Instruments: 
Bass, Drums
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Herman Wright was a jazz bassist from Detroit, Michigan and later resided in Harlem, New York City until his death. He worked with Dorothy Ashby, Terry Gibbs, Yusef Lateef, George Shearing, Doug Watkins and on one occasion substituted Charles Mingus when the latter wanted to play piano.