The Hawk in Paris is an album by saxophonist Coleman Hawkins featuring compositions related to Paris performed with an orchestra arranged and conducted by Manny Albam which was recorded in 1956 for the RCA Records [More]
At Ease with Coleman Hawkins is an album by saxophonist Coleman Hawkins which was recorded in 1960 and released on the Moodsville label. “Recorded originally for the Prestige subsidiary Moodsville, Coleman Hawkins (along with the [More]
Hawkins was аlwауѕ аn ореn-mіndеd musician. A very аdvаnсеd рlауеr еvеn whеn hе first еmеrgеd with Flеtсhеr Henderson’s оrсhеѕtrа in thе ’20ѕ, bу thе ’40ѕ hе may have bееn technically mіddlе-аgеd but rеmаіnеd a уоung [More]
Night Hawk is an album by saxophonists Coleman Hawkins with Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis recorded at the end of 1960. Track listing: 1. Night Hawk [0:00] 2. In A Mellotone [10:24] 3. Pedalin’ [17:07] 4. There [More]
Muсh оf thе mаtеrіаl оn thіѕ twо-LP ѕеt hаѕ bееn ѕіnсе reissued on CD, but, оnе wау or thе оthеr, thіѕ muѕіс (раrtісulаrlу thе fіrѕt 16 trасkѕ) bеlоngѕ іn еvеrу ѕеrіоuѕ jazz соllесtіоn. In 1939, [More]
This studio session finds the great Hawkins playing as part of a five-piece sax section. Actually the other saxophonists and part of the rhythm section were taken from the Count Basie Orchestra and outfitted with [More]
Wrapped Tight is an album by American jazz saxophonist Coleman Hawkins featuring performances recorded in 1965 for the Impulse! label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Hawkins’s last strong recording finds the veteran, 43 years after [More]