Coleman Hawkins: The Genius of Coleman Hawkins (1957)

The Genius of Coleman Hawkins

Track list:

A1 01. I’ll Never Be The Same
A2 02. You’re Blasé
A3 03. I Wished On The Moon
A4 04. How Long Has This Been Going On
A5 05. Like Someone In Love
A6 06. My Melancholy Baby

B1 07. Ill Wind
B2 08. In A Mellotone
B3 09. There’s No You
B4 10. The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise
B5 11. Somebody Loves Me
B6 12. Blues For René

Bonus tracks included on the 1997 CD release:
— 13. Begin the Beguine
— 14. I Never Had a Chance
— 15. I Never Had a Chance
— 16. I Wished on the Moon (Master Take)
— 17. Like Someone in Love (Master Take)
— 18. Ill Wind (Master Take)
— 19. In a Mellow Tone (Master Take)
— 20. There’s No You (Master Take)
— 21. Blues for René (Master Take)


Coleman Hawkins: tenor sax
Oscar Peterson: piano
Herb Ellis: guitar
Ray Brown: bass
Alvin Stoller: drums

Released: 1959 | Label: Verve MGV-8261 [LP]
Released: 1997 | Label: Verve Records 539 065-2 [CD]

Producer: Norman Granz

Recorded: at Capitol Studios (Los Angeles, California); October 16, 1957
Original Session Engineer: Val Valentin

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