Coleman Hawkins

Real Name:
Coleman Randolph Hawkins
Profile:
American jazz tenor saxophonist.

Coleman Hawkins (born November, 21, 1904, St. Joseph, Missouri, USA - died May, 19, 1969, New York, New York, USA)

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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In Groups:
Allstars (11), Auld-Hawkins-Webster Saxtet, Benny Carter And His Orchestra, Benny Goodman And His Orchestra, Bessie Smith And Her Band, Charlie Shavers' All American Five, Clarence Williams' Jazz Kings, Claude Hopkins All Stars, Coleman Hawkins / Clark Terry Quintet, Coleman Hawkins & Friends, Coleman Hawkins All Star Band, Coleman Hawkins All Stars, Coleman Hawkins And His All Star Jam Band, Coleman Hawkins And His Hot Seven, Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra, Coleman Hawkins And His Rhythm, Coleman Hawkins And His Sax Ensemble, Coleman Hawkins Big Band, Coleman Hawkins Quartet, Coleman Hawkins Quintet, Coleman Hawkins Septet, Coleman Hawkins Sextet, Coleman Hawkins Swing Four, Coleman Hawkins' 52nd Street All Stars, Coleman Hawkins' All American Four, Coleman Hawkins' All Star Octet, Connie's Inn Orchestra, Cozy Cole All Stars, Cozy Cole's Big Seven, Don Redman All Stars, Earl Hines And His All-Stars, Earl Randolph's Orchestra, East Coast All-Stars, Esquire All American Award Winners, Esquire All Stars, Esquire All-American Jazz Band, Fletcher Henderson And His Club Alabam Orchestra, Fletcher Henderson And His Connie's Inn Orchestra, Fletcher Henderson And His Orchestra, George Wettling's New Yorkers, Hawkins Orchestra, Henderson's Hot Four, Henderson's Hot Six, Henderson's Roseland Orchestra, Horace Henderson And His Orchestra, Jack Purvis And His Orchestra, Jam Session (10), Jam Session All-Stars, Jam Session At The Riverside, JATP All Stars, Jimmy Rushing And His Orchestra, Jubilee All Stars, Leonard Feather All Stars, Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra, Mal Waldron's All Stars, Mamie Smith And Her Jazz Hounds, McKinney's Cotton Pickers, Metronome All Stars, Metronome All-Star Band, Metropolitan Opera House Jam Session, Michel Warlop Et Son Orchestre, Red McKenzie And The Celestial Beings, Ruby Braff & His Allstars, Ruby Braff's All-Stars, Spike Hughes And His Negro Orchestra, Tenor Conclave (2), The Capitol International Jazzmen, The Charlie Parker Quintet, The Chocolate Dandies, The Coleman Hawkins Trio, The Dixie Stompers, The Fletcher Henderson All Stars, The International Jazzmen, The Little Chocolate Dandies, The Mound City Blue Blowers, The Prestige All Stars, The Sound Of Jazz All-Stars, Thelonious Monk Septet, Varsity Seven
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Albums

355, #355 Coleman Hawkins - Coleman Hawkins On Asch Records album art Coleman Hawkins Coleman Hawkins On Asch Records (Album) Asch Records 355, #355 US 1945 Sell This Version
H 327 Coleman Hawkins - Classics In Jazz album art Coleman Hawkins Classics In Jazz (Album, EP) Capitol Records H 327 France 1952 Sell This Version
FL 20025 Coleman Hawkins - King Of The Tenor Sax album art Coleman Hawkins King Of The Tenor Sax(10", Album, Mono) Commodore FL 20025 US 1952 Sell This Version
UJ 1209 Coleman Hawkins - Mood In Blue album art Coleman Hawkins, Ernie Royal, Willie "The Lion" Smith, Jack Teagarden, Lucky Thompson Coleman Hawkins, Ernie Royal, Willie "The Lion" Smith, Jack Teagarden, Lucky Thompson - Mood In Blue(LP) Urania Records (3) UJ 1209 US 1955 Sell This Version
MG-12013 Coleman Hawkins - The Hawk Returns album art Coleman Hawkins The Hawk Returns (Album) Savoy Records MG-12013 US 1955 Sell This Version
DL 8127 Coleman Hawkins - The "Hawk" Talks album art Coleman Hawkins The "Hawk" Talks (Album, Comp) Decca DL 8127 US 1955 Sell This Version
PPT 12011 Coleman Hawkins - Sir Charles Thompson And His Band Starring Coleman Hawkins album art Sir Charles Thompson And His Band Featuring Coleman Hawkins Sir Charles Thompson And His Band Featuring Coleman Hawkins - Sir Charles Thompson And His Band Starring Coleman Hawkins(10", Album, Mono) Vanguard PPT 12011 Australia 1956 Sell This Version
LVA.9030 Coleman Hawkins - The East Coast Jazz Scene - Vol. 1 album art Larry Sonn And His All-Star Band*, Gene Quill, Don Eliot*, Coleman Hawkins, Tony Fruscella Larry Sonn And His All-Star Band*, Gene Quill, Don Eliot*, Coleman Hawkins, Tony Fruscella - The East Coast Jazz Scene - Vol. 1(LP, Album, Mono, Mic) Vogue Coral LVA.9030 UK 1956 Sell This Version
RLP 12-117/118 Coleman Hawkins - A Documentary (The Life And Times Of A Great Jazzman, Newly Recorded In His Own Words) album art Coleman Hawkins A Documentary (The Life And Times Of A Great Jazzman, Newly Recorded In His Own Words) Riverside Records RLP 12-117/118 US 1956 Sell This Version
LPM 1281 Coleman Hawkins - The Hawk In Hi-Fi album art Coleman Hawkins With Billy Byers And His Orchestra Coleman Hawkins With Billy Byers And His Orchestra - The Hawk In Hi-Fi (Album, Comp) RCA Victor LPM 1281 US 1956 Sell This Version
UJLP 1201 Coleman Hawkins - Accent On Tenor album art Coleman Hawkins Accent On Tenor (Album) Urania Records (3) UJLP 1201 US 1956 Sell This Version
T819, T-819 Coleman Hawkins - The Gilded Hawk album art Coleman Hawkins The Gilded Hawk (Album) Capitol Records T819, T-819 US 1956 Sell This Version
RLP 12-233 Coleman Hawkins - The Hawk Flies High album art Coleman Hawkins The Hawk Flies High (Album) Riverside Records RLP 12-233 US 1957 Sell This Version
LX-1059 Coleman Hawkins - The Hawk In Paris album art Coleman Hawkins / Manny Albam And His Orchestra Coleman Hawkins / Manny Albam And His Orchestra - The Hawk In Paris (Album) Vik LX-1059 US 1957 Sell This Version
CPT-556, CPST 556 Coleman Hawkins - The Original Bloody Mary Sings The Blues album art Juanita Hall With Claude Hopkins All Stars, Coleman Hawkins, Buster Bailey, Doc Cheatham, George Duvivier, Jimmy Crawford Juanita Hall With Claude Hopkins All Stars, Coleman Hawkins, Buster Bailey, Doc Cheatham, George Duvivier, Jimmy Crawford - The Original Bloody Mary Sings The Blues(LP, Album) Counterpoint, Counterpoint CPT-556, CPST 556 US 1958 Sell This Version
MGS-20001 Coleman Hawkins - The Saxophone Section With Coleman Hawkins album art Coleman Hawkins The Saxophone Section With Coleman Hawkins (Album) World Wide Records (10) MGS-20001 US 1958 Sell This Version
PRLP 7138 Coleman Hawkins - Blues Groove album art Tiny Grimes With Coleman Hawkins Tiny Grimes With Coleman Hawkins - Blues Groove (Album) Prestige PRLP 7138 US 1958 Sell This Version
TT 577 Coleman Hawkins - Sittin' In album art Stan Getz, Dizzy Gillespie, Coleman Hawkins, Paul Gonsalves, Wynton Kelly, J.C. Heard, Wendell Marshall Stan Getz, Dizzy Gillespie, Coleman Hawkins, Paul Gonsalves, Wynton Kelly, J.C. Heard, Wendell Marshall - Sittin' In (Album) Verve Records TT 577 UK 1958 Sell This Version
PRLP 7149 Coleman Hawkins - Soul album art Coleman Hawkins Soul (Album) Prestige PRLP 7149 US 1958 Sell This Version
SJA 2005 Coleman Hawkins - The High And Mighty Hawk album art Coleman Hawkins The High And Mighty Hawk (Album, Comp) Felsted, Felsted SJA 2005 UK 1958 Sell This Version
SVLP 2001 Coleman Hawkins - Coleman Hawkins With The Red Garland Trio album art Coleman Hawkins With The Red Garland Trio Coleman Hawkins With The Red Garland Trio - Coleman Hawkins With The Red Garland Trio (Album) Prestige Swingville SVLP 2001 US 1959 Sell This Version
MG V-8261 Coleman Hawkins - The Genius Of Coleman Hawkins album art Coleman Hawkins The Genius Of Coleman Hawkins (Album, Comp) Verve Records MG V-8261 US 1958 Sell This Version
7156, PRST 7156 Coleman Hawkins - Hawk Eyes album art Coleman Hawkins, Charlie Shavers, Tiny Grimes Coleman Hawkins, Charlie Shavers, Tiny Grimes - Hawk Eyes (Album) Prestige, Prestige 7156, PRST 7156 US 1959 Sell This Version
PRLP 7167 Coleman Hawkins - Very Saxy album art Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis - Buddy Tate - Coleman Hawkins - Arnett Cobb Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis - Buddy Tate - Coleman Hawkins - Arnett Cobb - Very Saxy (Album) Prestige PRLP 7167 US 1959 Sell This Version
LTZ-K 15196 Coleman Hawkins - Bean Bags album art Milt Jackson / Coleman Hawkins Milt Jackson / Coleman Hawkins - Bean Bags (Album) Atlantic LTZ-K 15196 UK 1959 Sell This Version