Coleman Hawkins Alive! At the Village Gate 1962

Alive! At the Village Gate 1962 is a live album by Coleman Hawkins.

It was recorded at Art D’Lugoff’s Village Gate, New York City, Aug. 13 and 15, 1962.

Playing on the album are:

Coleman Hawkins – tenor saxophone,
Tommy Flanagan – piano,
Major Holley – drums,
Ed Locke – drums.

On the recent, extended version of the album, extra songs have been added which include Roy Eldridge on trumpet and Johnny Hodges on alto saxophone. Three songs – Satin Doll, Perdido and The Rabbit in Jazz – have been released on another live album called Hawkins! Eldridge! Hodges! Alive! At The Village Gate!.

Coleman Hawkins Alive! At the Village Gate 1962

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Songs On Coleman Hawkins Alive! At the Village Gate 1962

The original release on vinyl released in 1963 had four tracks:

  1. All The Things You Are – 7:58
  2. Josh Fit The Battle Of Jericho – 10:28
  3. Mack The Knife – 8:30
  4. Talk Of The Town – 9:10

Here are the tracks on the two disc version on the Fresh Sound Records label released in 2013.

Disc: 1

  1. All the Things You Are
  2. Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho
  3. Mack the Knife
  4. It s the Talk of the Town
  5. Bean and the Boys [Lover Come Back to Me]
  6. If I Had You
  7. Caravan

Disc: 2

  1. Satin Doll
  2. Perdido
  3. The Rabbit in Jazz
  4. Mack the Knife
  5. It’s the Talk of the Town
  6. Bean and the Boys

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