"Randolph Denard Ornette Coleman" is an United States/American saxophone/saxophonist, violinist, trumpeter and composer. He was one of the major innovators of the free jazz movement of the 1960s, having also invented the term "free jazz" by naming his Free Jazz: A Collective Improvisation/album so. Coleman's timbre is easily recognized: his keening, crying sound draws heavily on blues music. His album Sound Grammar received the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for music.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous musicians! More Ornette Coleman on Wikipedia.