Definition of Herman, Woody in English:

Herman, Woody

proper noun

  • (1913–87), US jazz clarinetist, saxophonist, and bandleader; full name Woodrow Charles Herman. From 1936 he led a series of big bands called his "Herds." "“Ebony Concerto”" was written for him by Stravinsky and first performed at Carnegie Hall in 1946.


Herman, Woody