Born in Atlantic City, New Jersey, Benjamin played with numerous high-profile jazz musicians in a variety of idioms. Early in his career he played in the big bands of Artie Shaw, Fletcher Henderson, Sy Oliver, and Duke Ellington.
Later credits include work with Roland Kirk, Hank Garland, Dave Brubeck, Marian McPartland, Louis Armstrong (in his later years), Mal Waldron, Jo Jones, Gary Burton, Sarah Vaughan, Roy Haynes, Art Taylor, and Brother Jack McDuff.
Warrilow's wing wonders aiming for instant success ; Nathan Koranteng and Joe Benjamin add quality to Tonbridge's team
Jan 13, 2012; WHATEVER Tonbridge Angels manager Tommy Warrilow says to potential transfer targets it seems to work - both new signings Nathan...