Joseph Benjamin "Joe" Wilder (February 22, 1922 – May 9, 2014) was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. He performed music with people such as Dizzy Gillespie, Billie Holiday, Johnny Mathis, Harry Belafonte and Tony Bennett. He was honored with the NEA Jazz Masters Award by the National Endowment for the Arts in 2008.
References[change | change source]
- Goodman, J. David (May 9, 2014). "Joe Wilder, Horn Player, Dies as 92; Elegance Was His Theme Song". The New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/10/arts/music/joe-wilder-horn-player-dies-as-92-elegance-was-his-theme-song.html?_r=0. Retrieved May 10, 2014.
Other websites[change | change source]
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Joe Wilder|