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Al Cohn

Al Cohn (November 24, 1925 – February 15, 1988) was an American jazz saxophonist, arranger and composer. He came to prominence in the band of clarinetist Woody Herman and was known for his longtime musical partnership with fellow saxophonist Zoot Sims.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 24th, 1925 (New York City), Died February 15th, 1988 (Stroudsburg)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1949 - 1966

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor saxophone, clarinet, baritone saxophone, arranger

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 152 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 75639 12/30/1949 Orinoco Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 75640 12/30/1949 Mucha de nada Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 75641 1/3/1950 Love is the sweetest thing-1 Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 75642 1/3/1950 I get a kick out of you-2 Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 75679 1/6/1950 Love walked in-1 Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 75680 1/6/1950 So easy-2 Artie Shaw Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 86217 4/28/1954 I only have eyes for you Fred Dale Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 86218 4/28/1954 Laura Fred Dale Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 86219 4/28/1954 Mean to me Fred Dale Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 86220 4/28/1954 Ginger Fred Dale Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 88744 10/7/1955 O dem bums Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 88745 10/7/1955 Nutty Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 88746 10/7/1955 Zanzy Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 88747 10/7/1955 Ida bridges falling down Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 89749 4/10/1956 Frank, but Ernest Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 89750 4/10/1956 Close cover before striking Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 89751 4/10/1956 From A to Z Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 89752 4/10/1956 It looks like rain Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 89753 4/11/1956 we three Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 89754 4/11/1956 The flat cap Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 89755 4/11/1956 The Sonn also rises Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 89756 4/11/1956 Lmeon twist Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 100667 10/1/1956 Darn that dream Tommy Shepard Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 100668 10/1/1956 Walk with me Tommy Shepard Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 100669 10/1/1956 The touch of your lips Tommy Shepard Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
(Results 1-25 of 152 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cohn, Al," accessed October 30, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103183.

Cohn, Al. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 30, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103183.

"Cohn, Al." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 30 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103183

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