This Day in History: 1960-10-29

Jens Winther, Danish trumpeter, composer and bandleader, soloist and composer with the Danish Radio Big Band, moved to NYC to join the Jazz Composer’s Workshop, in-demand freelancer, composer of two trumpet concerti, founder of the JW European Quintet, the JW Electrazz and the JW Berlin Quintet, winner of many awards, born in N√¶vsted, Denmark.