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Jazz Musician of the Day: Steve Coleman

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Steve Coleman
All About Jazz is celebrating Steve Coleman's birthday today!

Steve began playing music just days before his 14th birthday as a freshman at South Shore High School on the south side of Chicago. His first instrument was violin but later that year he switched to the alto saxophone. For three years Steve studied the basics of music and saxophone technique, then he decided that he wanted to learn how to improvise... Read more.

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  • Jan 18
    Jan 18
    Steve Coleman
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