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Wayne Shorter

1933 -

Origin: United States

Main instrument: Saxophone

Genres: Fusion, Jazz

Prolific musician and composer Wayne Shorter is responsible for some of the most revolutionary jazz of the 1960s, 1970s and beyond. The gifted saxophonist's energetic playing style (on both tenor and soprano) elevated the art of free flowing jazz, while his original compositions thoughtfully deconstructed the bop sound and laid the foundation for jazz fusion. It's unsurprising, then, that the acclaimed musician continues to follow an eclectic career path, guided more by artistic curiosity than commercial success.


  • Wayne Shorter 80th Birthday Celebration - 2013 Concert
  • The Wayne Shorter Quartet - 2012 Concert
  • Weather Report - Memories of André Ménard 1990
  • Nascimento and friends - Memories of André Ménard 1986

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