- CySeymour Kaufman, 1929–2004, U.S. theatrical composer and jazz pianist.
- Or·nette [awr-net] /ɔrˈnɛt/, born 1930, U.S. jazz saxophonist and composer.
- a male given name.
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Thankfully, the Coleman kids reached a Burger King, and Wahlberg and his amateur biker gang rode off.Mark Wahlberg’s Pardon Plea: A Look Back At His Troubling, Violent, and Racist Rap Sheet
December 7, 2014
“You got the wrong number for that,” Det. Johnson told her colleague, Coleman, over the phone while I fed her questions.The Disappearing Cops of East St. Louis
November 26, 2014
Monk said to Hawk, 'You're the great Coleman Hawkins, right?The Stacks: John Coltrane’s Mighty Musical Quest
October 18, 2014
I heard of Lonnie Wheeler while doing research into Coleman Young, the first black mayor of my hometown, Detroit.
Then I picked up a book that shredded my facile preconceptions—Hard Stuff: The Autobiography of Mayor Coleman Young.
"Why, I've delivered quite a lecture upon beauty," Miss Coleman said.The Bacillus of Beauty
Go at once to 787 Washington Street and ask for Mr. Coleman.
Coleman swiveled around in his chair and squinted at the wall clock.
Coleman's voice cut through the air of tenseness like a knife.
He climbed slowly to his feet and moved towards Coleman's desk.
- Ornette (ɔːˈnɛt). born 1930, US avant-garde jazz alto saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist
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