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Wayne Shorter

Wayne Shorter was born on August 25, 1933 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. He is known for his work on Wayne Shorter: Zero Gravity (2016), Finding Forrester (2000), The Fugitive (1993) and Glengarry Glen Ross (1992). He has also appeared in the recent documentaries Jaco (2015) and Marcus (2015). Considered the greatest living jazz composer, he is a ... See full bio »

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Zero Gravity Live
The Fugitive
The Fugitive Music Department
Glengarry Glen Ross
Glengarry Glen Ross Music Department


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 1995 Losing Isaiah (musician)
 1993 The Fugitive (musician: saxophone solos, courtesy of Electra Entertainment)
 1992 Glengarry Glen Ross (musician: tenor and soprano sax)
 1986 Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling (musician: saxophone solo)
 1985 L'homme aux yeux d'argent (musician)
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Other Works:

CD: "High Life" (1995, Verve Group)

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Alternate Names:

Weather Report | The Wayne Shorter Quartet

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Wayne is a practitioner of Nichiren Buddhism and a member of the Soka Gakkai International. See more »

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