Benny Golson

Inducted in 2016, Benny GolsonBenny Golson has played tenor saxophone in the world famous bands of world famous Benny Goodman, Dizzy Gillespie, Lionel Hampton, Earl Bostic and Art Blakey. The only living jazz artist to have written 8 standards for jazz repertoire, Golson boasts of a performing and recording career that literally redefines the term “jazz,” and which he continues to maintain today at 87.

Benny Golson Plaque

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