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Ornette Coleman

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Year of Birth:1930
Year of death:2015


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Ornette Coleman (Forth Worth, Texas, 1930) was the late fifties one of the most important innovators in jazz. Initially he played tenor and alto saxophone in rhythm & blues bands in the southern United States There he was always looking for a different approach to melody and chord progression, something that was not always appreciated him for. In 1958, has moved to Los Angeles, but he got the chancemore

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