Winners of the Jazz Awards 2007
Coleman, Hill take top jazz honors
By CHARLES J. GANS, Associated Press Writer
Fri Jun 29, 1:16 AM ET
NEW YORK - Ornette Coleman swept the top honors at the Jazz Awards 2007 on Thursday, winning in four categories, including musician of the year.
Most touching moments...came when Andrew Hill, who died at age 75 in April, posthumously won three awards "” as composer and pianist of the year and for lifetime achievement in jazz.
Other winners included Roy Haynes (drums).