Mike Wofford

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Birthday
28, 1938
Birthplace
Texas
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
28, 1938 (age 81)
Birthplace
Texas

About

Jazz artist known as an accompanist and musical director for such stars as Sarah Vaughan and Ella Fitzgerald.

Before Fame

He was recognized in the jazz community during the sixties for his albums Strawberry Wine from 1966 and Summer Night from 1967.

Trivia

He was honored with the 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award at the 22nd Annual San Diego Music Awards.

Family Life

His family was living in San Antonio when he was born, but they relocated to San Diego soon after.

Associated With

He also gained a solid reputation for his non-jazz session work, especially on John Lennon's Rock 'n' Roll from 1975.