|Birth Day||March 18, 1915|
|Birth Place||Jacksonville, FL|
|Age||105 YEARS OLD|
Founder of Wax Records who is has also worked as a jazz bassist and CBS staff musician.
He started playing bass at the age of seventeen and moved to New York to start his career.
He worked as a Broadway pit orchestra performer.
He was born in Jacksonville, Florida and raised in Philadelphia.
He played with Doc Cheatham towards the end of his life.