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Coleman Hawkins Bikes and Blues Festival September 10-11, 2010
Coleman Hawkins. Bikes and Blues Festival. September 10-11, 2010.
Honeysuckle Rose Coleman Hawkins Solo
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Vol.2 Coleman Hawkins –SWING !
Cover Photo: Gilbert Petit.Studio 8X10(Montrouge). Liner notes: Jean Tronchot ( french).
Sonny Rollins Letter to Coleman Hawkins
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THE muSIC, July 2, 2011
Jul 2, 2011 Part 3. 8:42 “Soul Blues” written by Coleman Hawkins performed by Coleman Hawkins from Coleman Hawkins Soul.

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Barry Harris – review
Barry Harris, the jazz musician who worked alongside pioneers from Coleman Hawkins to Miles Davis and roomed with Thelonious Monk, has been playing the piano for 77 years.
Detroit Jazz Festival 2011: A tapestry of the world's take on jazz
This is my hardest choice of the weekend: on the one hand you have Lovano, a terrific sax player, with a tone out of the tradition of Coleman Hawkins or Ben Webster.
New releases showcase the common language of jazz
Throughout, Krivda's tenor saxophone tone draws upon everyone from Ben Webster, Lester Young and Coleman Hawkins to titans such as Gene Ammons and Sonny Stitt and keystones Dexter Gordon and Sonny Rollins.
Hear A Preview Of "Body And Soul" By Tony Bennett And Amy Winehouse
Winehouse and Bennett shared the mic on a new rendition of jazz standard “Body And Soul”, famously performed by the likes of Coleman Hawkins, Charles Mingus, and John Coltrane.
Preview Amy Winehouse and Tony Bennett Singing "Body and Soul"
It was used as a theme song for the 1947 film Body and Soul. A Coleman Hawkins recording of "Body and Soul" was added to the National Recording Registry for preservation in 2004. Check out Amy Winehouse and Tony Bennett below.

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Coleman Hawkins - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Coleman Randolph Hawkins (November 21, 1904 – May 19, 1969) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist.
Coleman Hawkins
Coleman Hawkins biography. A history of Jazz before 1930.
Coleman Hawkins, Father Of The Tenor Sax
Coleman Hawkins essay by Len Weinstock. A history of Jazz before 1930.
Coleman Hawkins - Body & Soul - YouTube
by anvasquez on May 5, 2007.
Coleman Hawkins - PBS
Coleman Hawkins was taught piano from the age of five by his mother, a schoolteacher who played organ.

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