Take The A Train - Erskine Hawkins - Erskine Hawkins Salutes 25 Golden Years Of Jazz Vol. 1 (Vinyl, LP)

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  1. Erskine Ramsay Hawkins was an American trumpet player and big band leader from Birmingham, Alabama, dubbed "The 20th Century Gabriel". He is most remembered for composing the jazz standard "Tuxedo Junction" () with saxophonist and arranger Bill Johnson. Reply
  2. ‎A talented high-note trumpeter and a popular bandleader, Erskine Hawkins was nicknamed "the 20th Century Gabriel." He learned drums and trombone before switching to trumpet when he was While attending the Alabama State Teachers College, he became the leader of the college band, the 'Bama State C. Available with an Apple Music subscription. Reply
  3. Erskine Hawkins Musician and Birmingham native Erskine Hawkins () was a prominent African American trumpeter, bandleader, and composer during the Big Band era of the s and s. Known as the "Twentieth-Century Gabriel" (after the angel Gabriel, who is often depicted with a trumpet) for his flamboyant style and ability to hit high notes, Hawkins gained fame as a member of the. Reply
  4. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Erskine Hawkins Salutes 25 Golden Years Of Jazz Vol. 2 on Discogs. Reply
  5. Coleman Hawkins with Erskine Hawkins and Their Orchestras: Stompin at the Savoy (Two broadcasts) [Coleman Hawkins, Erskine Hawkins] on hapilapfuncphardabamakilmalichums.coinfo *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Coleman Hawkins with Erskine Hawkins and Their Author: Coleman Hawkins, Erskine Hawkins. Reply
  6. Apr 10,  · The ''20th-Century Gabriel'' is still blowing his horn, but he's making the scene these days in the Catskills, not Harlem. He's the trumpeter Erskine Hawkins, for many years a fixture with his big. Reply
  7. Erskine Hawkins, Soundtrack: Australia. Famed trumpeter and composer ("Tuxedo Junction") and conductor, educated at Alabama State Teachers College (Bachelor of Science) and in private music study. He came to New York in and made his debut as bandleader/conductor at the Harlem Opera House. Throughout his career he made many recordings. Reply
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    Erskine Hawkins (July 26, —November 11, ) was a trumpet player and big band leader from Birmingham, Alabama, dubbed "The 20th Century Gabriel". He is most remembered as the composer of the jazz standard, "Tuxedo Junction" (), which became a popular hit during World War II. In Erskine Hawkins became one of the first five artist. Reply
  9. This disc focus is on the early years of Hawkins big band. His band rocked as hard as anyone's, with musicians like Julian Dash on Tenor and Avery Parrish on piano leading the way. Though the band never acheived the stardom of the Goodman or Miller bands, these songs will show why the Erskine Hawkins band deserves a place as one of the best 5/5(1). Reply

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