Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster

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Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster
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Studio album by Coleman Hawkins, Ben Webster
Released November 1959
Recorded October 16, 1957
Los Angeles
Genre Jazz
Length 46:03
Label Verve
MG V-6066 / MG V-8327
Coleman Hawkins chronology
The Coleman Hawkins, Roy Eldridge, Pete Brown, Jo Jones All Stars at Newport
(1957)
Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster
(1957)
The Genius of Coleman Hawkins
(1957)
Ben Webster chronology
Soulville
(1957)
Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster
(1957)
The Soul of Ben Webster
(1958)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 4/5 stars[2]

Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster is studio album recorded on October 16, 1957,[3] by Coleman Hawkins and Ben Webster, accompanied by a rhythm section led by Oscar Peterson.[4]

In the United Kingdom, the album was released with the title Blue Saxophones.[5]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Blues for Yolande" (Coleman Hawkins) – 6:44
  2. "It Never Entered My Mind" (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 5:47
  3. "La Rosita" (Paul Dupont, Allan Stuart) – 5:02
  4. "You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To" (Cole Porter) – 4:15
  5. "Prisoner of Love" (Russ Columbo, Clarence Gaskill, Leo Robin) – 4:13
  6. "Tangerine" (Johnny Mercer, Victor Schertzinger) – 5:21
  7. "Shine On, Harvest Moon" (Jack Norworth, Nora Bayes) – 4:49

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster at AllMusic
  2. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 98. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 
  3. ^ Album Review: Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster, About.com Jazz.
  4. ^ Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster at AllMusic
  5. ^ Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster at Discogs (list of releases)