Ben Webster net worth and salary: Ben Webster is a Saxophonist who has a net worth of $4 Million. Ben Webster was born in Kansas City, in March 27, 1909. Known by the nickname 'The Brute,' he is one of the three most important swing tenor musicians to ever make music, grouped with Lester Young and Coleman Hawkins.
Ben Webster is a member of Saxophonist
(Updated at 15 March 2019)
Net worth: $4 Million
Known by the nickname 'The Brute,' he is one of the three most important swing tenor musicians to ever make music, grouped with Coleman Hawkins.
He was taught how to play piano and violin before focusing on saxophone; he was eventually invited to play with Duke Ellington's Orchestra in 1935.
He toured with the Jazz at the Philharmonic Orchestra in the 1950s.
He was born and grew up in Kansas City, Missouri.
Webster recorded a classical album called The Tatum Group Masterpieces, Vol. 8 with Art Tatum, Red Callender, and Bill Douglass.