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 51-75 of 152 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 101529 2/1/1957 Cha cha for Gia Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101530 2/1/1957 Madrid Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101531 2/1/1957 Sing something simple Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 101532 2/1/1957 You're driving me crazy Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102100 3/26/1957 You're a lucky guy Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102101 3/26/1957 Halley's comet Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102102 3/26/1957 Chasin' the blues Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102103 3/26/1957 Two funky people-1 Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102104 3/26/1957 The wailing boat Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102105 3/26/1957 Brandy and beer Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102106 3/27/1957 Gone with the wind Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102107 3/27/1957 Just you, just me Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102108 3/27/1957 It's a wonderful world Al Cohn-Zoot Sims Quintet instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102148 4/2/1957 My sweetie went away Manny Albam and the Jazz Greats of our Time instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone  
Decca 102149 4/2/1957 Am I blue? Manny Albam and the Jazz Greats of our Time instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone  
Decca 102150 4/3/1957 See here Miss Bromley Manny Albam and the Jazz Greats of our Time instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone  
Decca 102151 4/3/1957 Poor Dr. Millmoss Manny Albam and the Jazz Greats of our Time instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone  
Decca 102152 4/3/1957 All too soon Manny Albam and the Jazz Greats of our Time instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone  
Decca 102153 4/4/1957 Minor matters Manny Albam and the Jazz Greats of our Time instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone  
Decca 102154 4/4/1957 Latined fractured Manny Albam and the Jazz Greats of our Time instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone  
Decca 102155 4/4/1957 Blues from Neither Coast Manny Albam and the Jazz Greats of our Time instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone  
Decca 102212 4/8/1957 Darn that dream Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102213 4/8/1957 My baby just cares for me Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102214 4/8/1957 Hi-ho Steverino-1 Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 102215 4/8/1957 I gotta run-1 Larry Sonn Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
(Results 51-75 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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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103183

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