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Coleman Hawkins
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Coleman Randolph Hawkins (November 21, 1904 – May 19, 1969) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. Hawkins was the first important jazz musician to use the instrument. As Joachim E. Berendt explained, "there were some tenor players before him, but the instrument was not an acknowledged jazz horn". While Hawkins is most strongly associated with the swing music and big band era, he had a role in the development of bebop in the 1940s. Lester Young, who was called "Pres", in a 1959 interview with The Jazz Rev...

Stations With Coleman Hawkins
Coleman Hawkins Radio
Coleman Hawkins Radio plays the greatest hits of Coleman Hawkins and similar artists.

Jazz24s Top 100
Jazz24s Top 100 Jazz24.org's listeners voted on the 100 quintessential jazz song

Brazilian Tracks
Brazilian Tracks Plays a mixture of your favorite Brazilian tracks.

Early Jazz Classics
Early Jazz Classics Plays your favorite early jazz classics from back in the day.

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