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George Coleman

ts, *1935 US
Musician / Composer of Jazz
A.k.a. George Edward Coleman

George Edward Coleman (born March 8, 1935) is an American hard bop saxophonist, bandleader, and composer, known chiefly for his work with Miles Davis and Herbie Hancock in the 1960s. He was named a National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master for 2015.

  • Tenor sax
  • Saxophone
  • Soprano sax
  • Alto sax
  • Jazz
  • Soundtrack
Popular Tracks   
My Foolish Heart on Big George by One For All
Amsterdam After Dark on Amsterdam After Dark by George Coleman
Smile - Live on Queen Talk: Live at the Left Bank by Shirley Scott & George Coleman
Prelude to a Kiss on The Quartet by George Coleman
Like Someone in Love - Live on Queen Talk: Live at the Left Bank by Shirley Scott & George Coleman
This I Dig of You on Big George by One For All
Autumn in New York on Amsterdam After Dark by George Coleman
Oscar Winner on Big George by One For All
I Wish I Could Sing on Bongo Joe by George Coleman
New Arrival on Amsterdam After Dark by George Coleman

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
The Very Thought Of YouSteve Turre, Kenny Barron, Buster Williams, Willie Jones III Special Guests George Coleman, Russell Malone2018Album
Groovin' With Big GBrian Charette, George Coleman, Vic Juris, George Coleman, Jr.2018Album
A Master SpeaksGeorge Coleman2016Album
Complete 1958-1959 "Plus Four" SessionsMax Roach Featuring Booker Little And George Coleman2008Compil.
On Green Dolphin StreetGeorge Coleman, The Rob Agerbeek Trio2005Album
Complete RecordingsBooker Little Featuring George Coleman2005Compil.
4 Generations Of MilesGeorge Coleman, Mike Stern, Ron Carter, Jimmy Cobb2002Album
Playing Changes / Blues Inside OutGeorge Coleman2000Compil.
Danger High VoltageGeorge Coleman Featuring Ned Otter2000Album
New York City, Philharmonic Hall At Lincoln Center, February 12, 1964The Miles Davis Quintet With George Coleman - Herbie Hancock - Ron Carter - Anthony Williams1998Compil.
Memphis ConventionJames Williams, Calvin Newborn, Bill Mobley, Bill Easley, George Coleman, Lewis Keel, Herman Green, Donald Brown, Harold Mabern, Mulgrew Miller, Charles Thomas, Jamil Nasser, Tony Reedus1993Album
Playing ChangesGeorge Coleman1991Album
My Horns Of PlentyGeorge Coleman1991Album
Playing ChangesGeorge Coleman1991Album
ConvergenceRichard Beirach and George Coleman1990Album
George Coleman At Yoshi'sGeorge Coleman1989Album
Manhattan PanoramaGeorge Coleman1985Album
Live In BaltimoreWynton Kelly, George Coleman1984Album
LiveGeorge Coleman1979Album
Amsterdam After DarkGeorge Coleman1979Album
Eastern RebellionGeorge Coleman, Cedar Walton, Sam Jones and Billy Higgins1976Album
Soul CribCharlie Earland Trio Featuring George Coleman1969Album
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