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Saturday Serenity ~ “After Midnight” ~ Coleman Hawkins

Hawk

“Hawk”

No words can describe him, all you have to do is listen to know you are hearing one of the best and smoothest tenors that ever played in the musical genre known as JAZZ.

He pioneered Bebop.

 

The Hawk Swings_Coleman Hawkins

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John Coltrane & Duke Ellington ~ A Masterpiece of Jazz ~ In a Sentimental Mood ~ Song into the night

Composed, Recorded and Released in 1935 by Duke Ellington and his Orchestra. Lyrics were later written for the song by Irving Mills and Manny Kurtz.

Duke Ellington & John Coltrane Jazz Album was Recorded in 1962 and Released in 1963.

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