The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight-2 on Coleman Hawkins

Aug 22, 2021

The Feeling of Jazz, Program No. 433 airing August 22, 2021 featured a second spotlight on American jazz tenor saxophonist Coleman Randolph Hawkins (November 21, 1904 – May 19, 1969), nicknamed "Hawk" and sometimes "Bean", in music presented by co-host Kent Lindquist. Meanwhile, co-host Al Corns featured other main stream jazz artists like Oscar Peterson, Eddie Johnson, Les McCann and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.  

8 p.m. Hour - Music by Title, Artist (Album), Composer, Time length  

1. Groovin', Coleman Hawkins, Soul (Prestige), Kenny Burrell, 5:43 min.2. Old Folks, Oscar Peterson, Saturday Night at The Blue Note (Telarc 1990), Dedette Lee Hill-Willard Robinson, 6:43 min.3. Crosstown, Coleman Hawkins Quintet, The Hawk Swings (Crown), James Cavanaugh-John Redmond-Nat Simon_and 7 more, 5:05 min.4. Who Can I Turn To?, Eddie Johnson, Love You Madly (Delmark 1999), L. Bricusse-A. Newly, 8:55 min.5. My Babe, Coleman Hawkins, (Orig. LP: Stasch) (compilation - Prestige 1959), B. Oakland-Oscar Hammerstein II, 5:59 min.6. I'll Take Romance, Les McCann, Django [Fantasy (Netherlands) 1961] B. Oakland-O. Hammerstein II, 5:59 min.7. Juicy Fruit, Coleman Hawkins, The Hawk Flies High (Riverside), Idrees Sullivan, 11:15 min. 

9 p.m. Hour - Music by Title, Artist (Album), Composer, Time length  

1. Destination Moon, Lester Young, Lester Young (Prez) (Everest 1974), Marvin Fisher-Roy Alfred, 8:35 min.2. Blues For Ron, Coleman Hawkins with The Red Garland Trio, (same as artist) (Prestige), Doug Watkins, 6:14 min.3. The Champ, Lighthouse All Stars, Double Or Nothin' (Liberty 1957), J. Gillespie, 4:39 min.4. Ill Wind, Coleman Hawkins, The Genius of Coleman Hawkins (Verve), Harold Arlen-Ted Koehler, 5:52 min.5. Stompology, Lionel Hampton, Stompology (RCA Victor - Vintage 1971), Lionel Hampton, 2:56 min.6. Stuffy, Coleman Hawkins, Hollywod Stampede (Capitol), Coleman Hawkins, 3:00 min.7. I Want a Little Girl, Lou Donaldson, Alligator Bogaloo (Blue Note 1967), Murray Mencher-Billy Mall, 4:22 min.8. Soul Blues, Coleman Hawkins, Soul (Prestige), Coleman Hawkins, 9:52 min.