Prestige Profiles, Vol. 4

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All Music Guide - Campbell
Prestige Profiles, Vol. 4 contains recycled tracks taken from tenor saxophonist Coleman Hawkins' stint with Prestige Records in the late '50s and early '60s. This set, aimed at the casual listener, includes the Hawk's renditions of such standards as "Greensleeves," "I'll Get By As Long as I Have You," "I'll Never Be the Same," and "Sweetest Sounds." These later performances demonstrate that Coleman Hawkins retained the title as "the inventor of the tenor saxophone," an attribute he had held since the late '30s. As alto saxophonist Johnny Hodges was quoted as saying about Hawkins during this later period, "The older he gets, the better he gets." Not only does Prestige Profiles,...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Campbell
Prestige Profiles, Vol. 4 contains recycled tracks taken from tenor saxophonist Coleman Hawkins' stint with Prestige Records in the late '50s and early '60s. This set, aimed at the casual listener, includes the Hawk's renditions of such standards as "Greensleeves," "I'll Get By As Long as I Have You," "I'll Never Be the Same," and "Sweetest Sounds." These later performances demonstrate that Coleman Hawkins retained the title as "the inventor of the tenor saxophone," an attribute he had held since the late '30s. As alto saxophonist Johnny Hodges was quoted as saying about Hawkins during this later period, "The older he gets, the better he gets." Not only does Prestige Profiles, Vol. 4 provide the novice with an excellent sampler at a mid-line price, but, for a limited time, the first ten volumes in this series include a free bonus compilation CD of Prestige artists.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/25/2005
  • Label: Prestige
  • UPC: 025218580427
  • Catalog Number: 5804
  • Sales rank: 80,761

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 I'm Beginning to See the Light (6:59)
  2. 2 Greensleeves (3:16)
  3. 3 Since I Fell for You (7:00)
  4. 4 I'll Get By (As Long as I Have You) (6:41)
  5. 5 Soul Blues (9:56)
  6. 6 I'll Never Be the Same (6:12)
  7. 7 The Sweetest Sounds (4:21)
  8. 8 I Want to Be Loved (5:58)
  9. 9 In a Mellow Tone (6:49)
  10. 10 Make Someone Happy (3:07)
  11. 11 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (4:37)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Fourmost - Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis (5:22)
  2. 2 When Lights Are Low - Barney Bigard (4:45)
  3. 3 Hittin' the Jug - Gene Ammons (8:30)
  4. 4 Bottoms Up - Illinois Jacquet (3:17)
  5. 5 Chitlin's - Doc Cheatham (10:58)
  6. 6 Rompin' at Red Bank - Buddy Tate (6:38)
  7. 7 Zootcase - Zoot Sims (4:20)
  8. 8 Twisted - Wardell Gray (3:04)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Coleman Hawkins Primary Artist, Tenor Saxophone
Pepper Adams Baritone Saxophone
Ray Bryant Piano
Ron Carter Bass
Andrew Cyrille Drums
Tommy Flanagan Piano
Red Garland Piano
Jerome Richardson Alto Saxophone
Doug Watkins Bass
Ronnell Bright Piano
Major Holley Bass
Roy Gaines Guitar
Walter Bolden Drums
Kenny Burrell Guitar
Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis Tenor Saxophone
Vic Dickenson Trombone
Gus Johnson Drums
Osie Johnson Drums
Eddie Locke Drums
Wendell Marshall Bass
Idrees Sulieman Trumpet
Joe Thomas Trumpet
Charles "Specs" Wright Drums
Technical Credits
Johnny Hodges Composer
Harry James Composer
Buddy Johnson Composer
Richard Rodgers Composer
Coleman Hawkins Composer
Jerome Kern Composer
Fred E. Ahlert Composer
Duke Ellington Composer
Kirk Felton Mastering
Rudy Van Gelder Engineer
Otto Harbach Composer
Frank Signorelli Composer
Roy Turk Composer
Matty Malneck Composer
Jerry Valentine Arranger
Joe Tarantino Mastering
Samuel Bell Composer
Don George Composer
Bob Bernotas Liner Notes
Traditional Composer
Jamie Putman Art Direction
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