This Day in Jazz History On this day: December 11 1938Pianist McCoy Tyner born in Philadelphia, PA.1947Tenor saxophonist Coleman Hawkins records "Angel Face" with pianist Hank Jones.1951Duke Ellington records "The Controversial Suite." Search by Year Go! Disclaimer: Though we have checked our dates, this listing may contain erroneous information. If you discover errors or omissions, please report it to us. Thank you.