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#OnThisDay in 1939, saxophonist Coleman Hawkins recorded Body…

#OnThisDay in 1939, saxophonist Coleman Hawkins recorded Body and Soul, playing an advanced improvisation that helped redefine jazz history.

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Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins was recorded for Impulse!…

Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins was recorded for Impulse! Records #onthisday in 1962.

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Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins was recorded for Impulse!…

Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins was recorded for Impulse! Records #onthisday in 1962.

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