Verve Jazz Masters 34: Coleman Hawkins. Jazz Ballads 06: Coleman Hawkins.
Also Known As. Coleman Randolph Hawkins. Member Of. The Chocolate Dandies Ramblers. Biography by Scott Yanow. A jazz legend and the colossus of the tenor saxophone, the first to use the instrument as a serious means of expression.
Coleman Hawkins and Confrères is an album by saxophonist Coleman Hawkins which was recorded in 1958 (with one track from 1957) and released on the Verve label. All compositions by Coleman Hawkins except where noted. Cocktails for Two" (Arthur Johnston, Sam Coslow) – 2:39. Sunday" (Chester Conn, Jule Styne, Bennie Krueger, Ned Miller) – 5:19.
Coleman Randolph Hawkins (November 21, 1904 – May 19, 1969), nicknamed "Hawk" and sometimes "Bean", was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. One of the first prominent jazz musicians on his instrument, as Joachim E. Berendt explained: "there were some tenor players before him, but the instrument was not an acknowledged jazz horn". Hawkins biographer John Chilton described the prevalent styles of tenor saxophone solos prior to Hawkins as "mooing" and "rubbery belches.
Soul is an album by saxophonist Coleman Hawkins which was recorded in 1958 and released on the Prestige label. Then 52, Hawkins uses a typically young rhythm section and plays melodically on a variety of originals and standards". All compositions by Coleman Hawkins except as indicated. I Hadn't Anyone Till You" (Ray Noble) - 4:34. Groovin'" (Kenny Burrell) - 5:43.
The Dean of Saxophonists, and Hawk to his many fans. Jazz played in a concert hall or a club is for many the pinnacle of the art form and here are the 50 best live jazz albums of all time.
Also known as Bean or Hawk, Coleman Hawkins started piano lessons when he was five. He switched to the cello at the age of seven and two years later Coleman began to work on the tenor saxophone, turning professional by the age of 12. In August 1923, he made his first recordings with Fletcher Henderson. He played with Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis and Max Roach, among others.
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