This Day in Jazz History On this day: February 23 1922Trumpeter/composer John Carisi born in Hasbrouck Heights, NJ.1961Clarinetist Pee Wee Russell and tenor saxophonist Coleman Hawkins record "Jazz Reunion."1961Oliver Nelson records "The Blues and the Abstract Truth" with Eric Dolphy, Freddie Hubbard and Bill Evans. 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.