George Red Callender Net Worth
George Red Callender made money by Musicians niche. For all time, at the moment, 2017 year, George Red Callender earned $94 Million. Exact sum is $94000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: March 6, 1916, Haynesville, Virginia, United States
Death date: March 8, 1992, Saugus, California, United States
Birth place: Haynesville, Virginia, USA
Height:6 3 (1.91 m)
Profession: Music Department, Soundtrack, Actor
Albums: The Tatum Group Masterpieces, Essential Jazz Masters
Wikipedia Source: George Red Callender
George Sylvester Red Callender was a jazz bass and tuba player. Callender was born in Haynesville, Virginia. In the early 1940s, he played in the Lester and Lee Young band, and then formed his own trio. In the 1940s Callender recorded with Nat King Cole, Erroll Garner, Charlie Parker, Wardell Gray, Dexter Gordon, Uffe Baadh and many others. After a period spent leading a trio in Hawaii, Callender returned to Los Angeles, becoming one of the first black musicians to work regularly in the commercial studios, including backing singer Linda Hayes on two singles. He made his recording debut at 19 with Louis Armstrongs band. However, he later turned down offers to work with Duke Ellingtons Orchestra and the Louis Armstrong All-Stars.