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 76-100 of 152 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 103490 10/11/1957 Maria Manny Albam Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 103491 10/11/1957 Prologue and Jet song Manny Albam Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 103492 10/11/1957 Tonight Manny Albam Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 103493 10/11/1957 Something's coming Manny Albam Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 103494 10/11/1957 Somewhere Manny Albam Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 103495 10/11/1957 Finale: I feel pretty/America/One hand Manny Albam Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 104017 1/18/1958 Sweet Eloise Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 104018 1/18/1958 A nightingale sang in Berkeley Square Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 104019 1/18/1958 Moonlight cocktail Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 104020 1/19/1958 Don't sit under the apple tree Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 104021 1/19/1958 Wham! Rebop born bam Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 104022 1/19/1958 I've got a gal in Kalamazoo Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 104024 1/20/1958 Elmer's tune Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 104025 1/20/1958 Booglie wooglie piggy Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 104026 1/20/1958 Serenade in blue Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 104027 1/21/1958 Chattanooga choo choo Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 104028 1/21/1958 Perfidia Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone  
Decca 104077 1/21/1958 Holiday Barry Galbraith arranger  
Decca 104078 1/21/1958 I like to recognize the tune Barry Galbraith arranger  
Decca 104079 1/21/1958 Portrait of Jennie Barry Galbraith arranger  
Decca 104080 1/21/1958 A gal in calico Barry Galbraith arranger  
Decca 104101 1/28/1958 My heart stood still Ralph Burns Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 104102 1/28/1958 On a Sunday by the sea Ralph Burns Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 104103 1/28/1958 I hear music Ralph Burns Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 104104 1/28/1958 Swing into Spring Ralph Burns Orchestra instrumentalist, tenor saxophone, clarinet  
(Results 76-100 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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