American Dance Orchestras of the 1920s #24

Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawks Orchestra

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Joe Thompson said...

The Coon-Sanders Original Nighthawk Orchestra was a popular group from Kansas City, led by drummer Carleton Coon (who must have had a heck of a time at school) and pianist Joe Sanders. In 1932 Coon died of an infection after dental work and Sanders could not keep the organization going.