American jazz saxophonist and composer (1933–2023)
A major sax innovator for hard boppers and fusionists alike, due to his influential tenures with Art Blakey, Miles Davis, and Weather Report.
|Born||August 25, 1933|
|Hometown||Newark, New Jersey, United States|
|Spouse||Carolina Shorter (m 1999 - 2023) , Ana Maria Patricio Peres (m 1970 - 1996) , Anna Shorter (m 1970 - 1996)|
|Children||Iska Shorter , Miyako Shorter|