The Coleman Hawkins Collection (Artist Transcriptions - Tenor Sax). By Coleman Hawkins. For Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone. Artist Transcriptions. 64 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.672523).
ISBN 0634065734. 9x12 inches.
One of the founding fathers of jazz sax, Coleman Hawkins blazed the trail for future generations of saxophonists. This collection features note-for-note tenor sax transcriptions for 16 highlights from Hawkins' vast repertoire, including: April in Paris • Body and Soul • Flyin' Hawk • Honeysuckle Rose • The Man I Love • Mood Indigo • Picasso • Rifftide • Self Portrait (Of the Bean) • Stuffy • You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To • and more. Features a bio and a newly updated discography, complete with notes about the recordings (date, location, players, original issue info, etc.).