MUS1c John Coltrane US Navy (Served 1945-1946)
MUS1c John Coltrane
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Short Bio: Coltrane made his first professional Jazz appearance in 1945 playing alto in the Jimmy Johnson Big Band. Later that year, during World War II, he was drafted into the US Navy. While stationed in Hawaii he played clarinet in the Navy band called the Melody Masters.
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