American jazz trumpeter and occasional zither player. Member of the Sun Ra Arkestra from 1959 to 1961. Early in his career he invented an instrument he called the Frankiphone (aka Space Harp) which is actually an electrified mbira or kalimba. The instrument is heard on some of Sun Ra's early albums.
Born on May 8, 1927 in Oxford, Mississippi.
Passed away on June 28, 2017, age 90.
- 3 Vocals
- 29 Instruments & Performance
- 12 Writing & Arrangement
- 2 Featuring & Presenting
- 2 Conducting & Leading
- 1 Production
|HBSP-2X-010CD||Kelan Phil Cohran* and Legacy (25)||Kelan Phil Cohran* and Legacy (25) - African Skies (CD, Album)||Captcha Records (HBSP-2X)||HBSP-2X-010CD||US||2010||Sell This Version|
|Kelan Philip Cohran* & The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble*||Kelan Philip Cohran* & The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble* - Kelan Philip Cohran & The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble (Album)||Honest Jon's Records||UK||2012||Sell This Version|
|none||Kelan Phil Cohran*||Meditation (CD, Album)||Katalyst Entertainment||none||US||2013||Sell This Version|
Singles & EPs
|HJRLP65||Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, Kelan Philip Cohran*||Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, Kelan Philip Cohran* - Kelan Philip Cohran & The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble (12", EP)||Honest Jon's Records||HJRLP65||UK & Europe||2011||Sell This Version|