Wendell Shine Hayward

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Wendell ‘Shine’ Hayward is a truly accomplished musician. His list of career highlights stretches far and wide, seeing him perform in every corner of the globe, and affording him a thoroughly earned legend status. Shine, as he is best known, graduated from Berklee in 1980 with a BA in Professional Music. Immediately after graduation, he traveled with a few other Berkleeites to Puerto Rico to perform for two months. He returned to Bermuda to join the prestigious Ghandi Burgess orchestra at the Southampton Princess Hotel. This gig afforded Shine the opportunity to work with such international acts as: Frankie Avalon, Diahann Carol, Melba Moore, The Drifters, Robert Guilliame and many others. He has released two acclaimed songs – Look out for Reggae Music and Longtails (1982), and formed his own production company – Danji Productions – in 1983. Shine led his own band - an award-winning jazz ensemble - ‘Shine” Hayward ‘N Friends, for ten years. He now offers an entertainment option called Dos Amigos, which is really about 2 friends with many many years of Professional Music experience between them who share a passion for Cuba and it's culture. Their repertoire is varied and their personalities are easily married to their presentation on stage.

» Learn more about Shine on RG Magazines
» Read "Musician Shine is busking in glory" on The Royal Gazette
» Read "Premier Receives Shine Hayward CD" on Bernews

Cel: 441-703-9092
Email: shinehayward@yahoo.com


Wendell Shine Hayward