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Maynard Ferguson Net Worth

Maynard Ferguson Net Worth is
$100,000

Maynard Ferguson Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Walter Maynard Ferguson (May 4, 1928 – August 23, 2006) 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.
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IMDB Wikipedia

Full NameMaynard Ferguson
Date Of BirthMay 4, 1928
Died2006-08-23
Place Of BirthVerdun, Québec, Canada
ProfessionMusic Department, Soundtrack, Actor
EducationConservatoire de musique du Québec à Montréal
NationalityCanadian
SpouseFlo Ferguson
ChildrenCorby, Lisa, Bentley, Wilder
AwardsCanadian Music Hall of Fame
Music GroupsBig Bop Nouveau
NominationsGrammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance, Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance, Gonna Fly Now, Give It One, MacArthur Park
MoviesDiane Schuur: Live from Seattle, Maynard Ferguson: Live from the King Cat Theater
Star SignTaurus
#Fact
1He was awarded the C.M. (Member of the Order of Canada) on May 8, 2003 for his services to music.
2Jazz trumpeter known for his soaring high notes and for his recording of "Gonna Fly Now," a hit version of the theme from the "Rocky" movies. Played his unique sound for the film The Ten Commandments (1956).
3Performed with the Stan Kenton Orchestra.
4Named best jazz trumpeter in "Down Beat" magazine's poll from 1950-52.
5Inspired by his mother, a violinist.
6Father of four daughters--Kim, Lisa, Corby and Wilder.

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Supercarrier1988TV Series musician - 1 episode
The New Adventures of Beans Baxter1987TV Series musician
Uncle Joe Shannon1978musician: trumpet solos
Indian Summer1972musician: trumpet soloist
Urbanissimo1967Short musician: soloist
Straightaway1961TV Series composer - 1 episode
Hot Rod Rumble1957musician: drums
The Wild Party1956musician: trumpet - uncredited
Hot Rod Girl1956musician: trumpet - uncredited
The Wild One1953musician: trumpet - uncredited

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
My Baby's Daddy2004performer: "Gonna Fly Now"
Amerika oudan urutora kuizu1977TV Series performer: "The Theme from Star Trek"
Blackboard Jungle1955performer: "Invention for Guitar and Trumpet"
Universal Musical Short 3655: Singin' and Swingin'1950Short performer: "Wailing Boat" / writer: "Wailing Boat"

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Proud and Profane1956Trumpet Player in Dance Scene (uncredited)
Universal Musical Short 3655: Singin' and Swingin'1950ShortOrchestra Leader

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Ram Dass, Fierce Grace2001Documentary special thanks

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Electric Heart: Don Ellis2007DocumentaryHimself - Interviewee
Biography1996TV Series documentaryHimself
Late Show with David Letterman1996TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael1989TV SeriesHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show1989TV SeriesHimself - Performer
Macy's 54th Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade1980TV MovieHimself
The Mike Douglas Show1971-1979TV SeriesHimself - Musician / Himself - Orchestra Leader / Himself - Jazz Artist
Big Band Bash1978TV MovieHimself
Dinah!1976TV SeriesHimself
Maynard Ferguson: Live - At the Top1975TV MovieHimself
Pauls Party1971TV SeriesHimself - Musician
The Golden Shot1970TV SeriesHimself
Getting Sentimental Over You1969TV MovieHimself - and trumpet
Dee Time1968TV SeriesHimself
Maynard Ferguson i Jon Hendricks1968TV SpecialJazz trumpet
The Ed Sullivan Show1960TV SeriesBand Leader
Parade1959TV SeriesHimself - Jazz Musician

Known for movies


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