Definition of Hawkins, Coleman in English:

Hawkins, Coleman

proper noun

  • (1904–69), US jazz saxophonist; full name Coleman Randolph Hawkins. During the 1920s and 1930s he was influential in making the tenor saxophone popular as a jazz instrument. He played with the Fletcher Henderson band 1923–34.

Pronunciation

Hawkins, Coleman

/ˈhôkənz/