Frederick Hemke

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Birthday
11, 1935
Birthplace
Wisconsin
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
11, 1935 (age 83)
Birthplace
Wisconsin

About

Saxophonist and professor at Northwestern University School of Music, some of his famous students being Bunky Green, Ryo Noda, and Steve Cole.

Before Fame

He attended the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee for music and the Eastman School of Music at the University of Rochester before beginning his teaching career.

Trivia

He studied with Marcel Mule in Paris.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Associated With

Both Hemke and Marguerite Long were awarded Premier Prix at the Paris Conservatory.