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 24, 1925 (New York City), Died February 15, 1988 (Stroudsburg)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1949 - 1966

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

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Recordings (Results 26-50 of 152 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 100670 10/1/1956 Stop, look and run Tommy Shepard Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 100671 10/2/1956 Prelude to a kiss Tommy Shepard Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 100672 10/2/1956 Lullaby of the leaves Tommy Shepard Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 100673 10/2/1956 What is there to say Tommy Shepard Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 100674 10/2/1956 See how you are Tommy Shepard Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 100675 10/2/1956 Take care Tommy Shepard Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 100676 10/3/1956 I'll be back for more Tommy Shepard Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 100677 10/3/1956 Misty Tommy Shepard Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 100678 10/3/1956 Here I am in love again Tommy Shepard Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101000 11/20/1956 Desert sunrise Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101001 11/20/1956 Congo mambo Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101002 11/20/1956 My heart stood still Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101003 11/20/1956 Nice work if you can get it Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101060 12/3/1956 S-H-I-N-E Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101061 12/3/1956 The lady is a tramp Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101062 12/3/1956 So far, so good Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101063 12/3/1956 A blues serenade Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101064 12/3/1956 Chlo-e Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101065 12/4/1956 Good spirits Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101066 12/4/1956 Winter Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101067 12/4/1956 Lazy man stomp Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101068 12/4/1956 I should care Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101069 12/4/1956 Bunny hunch Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101070 12/4/1956 Ill wind Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101071 12/4/1956 Back to back Al Cohn-Bob Brookmeyer Quartet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
(Results 26-50 of 152 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cohn, Al," accessed November 30, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103183.

Cohn, Al. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 30, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103183.

"Cohn, Al." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 30 November 2022.

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