'Brother' Jack McDuff
09/17/1926-01/23/2001 in Champaign, IL


Eugene McDuff, better known professionally as "Brother" Jack McDuff, (September 17, 1926 – January 23, 2001) was an American jazz organist and organ trio bandleader who was most prominent during the hard bop and soul jazz era of the 1960s, often performing with an organ trio. He is also credited with giving guitarist George Benson his first break. ... (see more)