In A Mellotone - Coleman Hawkins - Kind Of Hawkins (CD, Album)

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  1. "In a Mellow Tone", also known as "In a Mellotone", is a jazz standard composed by Duke Ellington, with lyrics written by Milt Gabler. The song was based on the standard "Rose Room" by Art Hickman and Harry Williams, which Ellington himself had recorded in Howard Stern used a recording of this song (from Ellington's Blues in Orbit album) as the opening theme to The Howard .
  2. Coleman Randolph Hawkins (November 21, – May 19, ), nicknamed Hawk and sometimes "Bean", was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. While Hawkins is strongly associated with the swing music and big band era, he had a role in the development of bebop in the s.
  3. The majority of the 12 tracks that make up this CD are familiar ballads, mostly from the s and s, plus two popular songs from an earlier time ( and ), and one original by Hawkins. All of the tunes are relatively short, mostly around three and a half minutes/5(10).
  4. Sep 09,  · Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins is a jazz album by Duke Ellington and Coleman Hawkins that was recorded on August 18, and released in February by Impulse! Records. In , The New York Times called it "one of the great Ellington albums, one of the great Hawkins albums and one of the great albums of the s.".
  5. PERFORMER "Coleman Hawkins" INDEX 01 TRACK 02 AUDIO TITLE "Ill Wind" PERFORMER "Coleman Hawkins" INDEX 01 TRACK 03 AUDIO TITLE "My Melancholy Baby" PERFORMER "Coleman Hawkins" INDEX 01 TRACK 04 AUDIO TITLE "In A Mellotone" PERFORMER "Coleman Hawkins" INDEX 01 TRACK 05 AUDIO TITLE "Ain't Misbehavin'" .
  6. About Coleman Hawkins. Without Coleman Hawkins, the saxophone may never have made it out of the marching band. While playing with Fletcher Henderson's outfit in the s, Hawk did more than put the saxophone on the map; it just didn't sound like it does now until Hawkins came along.
  7. Buy Coleman Hawkins's album titled The Complete Albums Collection: Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help CD $ $ Save 5% Current price is $, Original price is $ You Save 5%. Ship This Item — Price: $
  8. Coleman Hawkins discography and songs: Music profile for Coleman Hawkins, born 21 November Genres: Jazz, Swing, Hard Bop. Albums include We Insist! Max Roach's Freedom Now Suite, Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster, and The Hawk Flies High.
  9. The sound of Coleman Hawkins () remains, after all these years, as immediately recognizable as his direct and compelling ability to swing. No jazzman played with more fire the uptempo tunes and no one could be more persuasive on ballads.

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