Garth Hudson

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Birthday
2, 1937
Birthplace
Windsor, Canada
Birth Sign
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Birthday
2, 1937 (age 81)
Birthplace
Windsor, Canada

About

Canadian keyboardist, saxophonist and organist who is best know for being part of the music group The Band and who has scored many esteemed films.

Before Fame

He was classically trained in piano when he was younger and had his first musical gig playing with dance bands in the late 1940s.

Trivia

He received the Hamilton Music Award in the Best Instrumentalist category in November 2005.

Family Life

His parents, Fred Hudson and Olive Pentland, were both musicians.

Associated With

He joined the band The Hawks, along with Rick Danko.