Artist: Coleman Hawkins
Title: Coleman Hawkins and Confreres
Release Date: 1958
Quality: High-Fidelity DSF Stereo DSD64/2.82MHz
Label: Analogue Productions (Verve)
This unique 1958 recording is a collaboration between Coleman Hawkins and the Oscar Peterson Trio. Hawkins’s voluminous, supple tenor sax sound, which had a great influence on the styles of musicians ranging from Dexter Gordon and Sonny Rollins up to Joe Lovano, is best heard on Honey Flower. The album features Ben Webster on tenor sax, Oscar Peterson on piano, Herb Ellis on guitar, Ray Brown on bass, Roy Eldridge on trumpet, Hank Jones on piano, George Duvivier on double bass and drummers Alvin Stoller and Mickey Sheen.
02 – Sunday
04 – Honey Flower