Humphrey Lyttleton once remarked...

by David Tenner

that Coleman Hawkins' recording of 1939 changed the way we think of "Body and Soul" so much (and led to so many other musicians recording it, especially tenor saxophonists but not limited to them) that he could be credited as co-composer--if not for the fact that it has so many co-composers listed already...

Posted on Nov 20, 2017, 3:28 PM

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