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Occupation(s)  Musician
Name  Ira Coleman
Instruments  Double bass
Role  Bassist ·

Years active  since 1985
Genres  Jazz
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Associated acts  Laurent de Wilde, Sting, Dee Dee Bridgewater
Albums  Open Changes, John Swana And Friends
Movies  00 Schneider - Im Wendekreis der Eidechse
Similar People  Laurent de Wilde, Laurent Robin, Billy Drummond, Mulgrew Miller, Eddie Henderson

Education  Berklee College of Music

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Ira Coleman (born April 29, 1956, Stockholm, Sweden) is a French-American jazz bassist.


Educated at the Berklee College of Music, he appears on four albums by Paris-based pianist Laurent de Wilde and has worked with artists such as Dee Dee Bridgewater, Milt Jackson, Ulf Wakenius, John Esposito, Joanne Brackeen, Herbie Hancock, Sting, Tony Williams, Ayọ and Antonio Farao.

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  • 1985 Keys to the City – Mulgrew Miller
  • 1992: Live at the Blue Note – Franco Ambrosetti
  • 1994: In from the Cold – Jonny King
  • 1994: Power Talk – Joanne Brackeen
  • 1996: Below the Bassline – Ernest Ranglin, with Idris Muhammad, Gary Mayone, Monty Alexander
  • 1997: Recontre – Georges Arvanitas
  • 1998: Gershwin's World – Herbie Hancock
  • 1998: Black Inside – Antonio Faraò, Jeff Tain Watts (ENJA Records)
  • 1998: Mirrors – Joe Chambers
  • 2000: Tunga – Mamadou Diabate
  • 2002: This Is New – Dee Dee Bridgewater
  • 2002: Soul on Jazz – Philip Bailey
  • 2005: J'ai Deux Amours – Dee Dee Bridgewater
  • 2013: Evan – Antonio Faraò
  • References

    Ira Coleman Wikipedia