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Coleman Hawkins
November 21, 1904 - May 19, 1969
Nationality: American
Category: Musician
Subcategory: American Musician

If you don't make mistakes, you aren't really trying.


I honestly can't characterize my style in words. It seems that whatever comes to me naturally, I play.


Music should always be an adventure.


I made the tenor sax - there's nobody plays like me and I don't play like anybody else.


Some people say there was no jazz tenor before me. All I know is I just had a way of playing and I didn't think in terms of any other instrument but the tenor.


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