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us: Herring, Vincent


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  • Fuller Name

    • Vincent Dwyne
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1964-11-16
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Hopkinsville (Ky.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) California State University
        • Organization: (naf) Jazz Knights
        • Organization: (naf) United States Military Academy
        • Organization: (naf) Lionel Hampton Allstar Big Band
        • Organization: (naf) Horace Silver Quintet
        • Organization: (naf) Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers
    • Organization

        (naf) California State University
    • Organization

        (naf) Jazz Knights
    • Organization

        (naf) United States Military Academy
    • Organization

        (naf) Lionel Hampton Allstar Big Band
    • Organization

        (naf) Horace Silver Quintet
    • Organization

        (naf) Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers
    • Gender

        male
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  • Sources

    • found: His Evidence [SR] p1991: label (Vincent Herring)
    • found: Feather, L.G. Bio. enc. of jazz, 1999 (Herring, Vincent Dwyne; b. Nov. 19, 1964, Hopkinsville, KY; alto, soprano, tenor saxophones, flute, piano)
    • found: African American National Biography, accessed January 30, 2015, via Oxford African American Studies Center database: (Herring, Vincent; jazz musician, saxophonist; born 16 November 1964 in Hopkinsville, Kentucky, United States. He studied at California State University; he enrolled and passed an audition for the U.S. Military Academy band, the Jazz Knights. He toured Europe with the Lionel Hampton big band (1985); worked with the Horace Silver Quintet (1987), and Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers (1989), and became a member of Adderley's quintet. he also worked with Wynton Marsalis's Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra and Jon Faddis's Carnegie Hall Big Band, and appeared on an estimated 200 sessions including 15 CDs as a leader (1985-2012))
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