Public Figure Profiles

Cal Collins

Cal Collins (May 5, 1933 – August 27, 2001) was an American jazz guitarist.

Born in Medora, Indiana, United States, Collins first played the mandolin professionally as a bluegrass musician in the early 1950s. After service in the Army, he moved to Cincinnati, Ohio, and switched to jazz guitar after hearing swing guitarists Charlie Christian, Irving Ashby, and Oscar Moore. He played in Cincinnati for twenty years.Benny Goodman hired him in 1976 at the age of 43. He spent three years with the Goodman orchestra and then three years making albums for Concord Jazz. As a leader and sideman, he worked with Scott Hamilton, Warren Vache, Rosemary Clooney, Ross Tompkins, Woody Herman, John Bunch, and Marshal Royal.In the early 1980s, Collins returned to Cincinnati and slowed down his career. He joined the Masters of the Steel String Guitar Tour in 1993 with Jerry Douglas and Doc Watson and recorded his last album in 1998. In 2001, he died of liver failure.

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Some of their strengths

Cal Collins has many admirable traits.

Based on spiritual traditions from around the world, they are someone who can be described as Organized, Strong, Honest, Sophisticated, Kind, Passionate, and Curious.

Strong and Diligent

According to Mysticism’s Astrology tradition, Cal Collins is someone who is a strong, diligent, and trustworthy person who approaches life with honesty and perseverance, but who is also physical, sensual, and artistic. A person who seems to identify with family, heritage and ancestry.

Charming and Sophisticated

Based on Daoism’s Ba-Zi or ‘Chinese Zodiac’ tradition, people who know Cal Collins well know them as someone who can be classy, glamorous, and worldly, like jewelry.

Organized and Achievement-oriented

According to Hinduism’s Jyotisha or ‘Vedic Astrology’ tradition, many would also describe Cal Collins as someone who is organized, goal-oriented, practical, and persevering.

Who is hardworking, intellectual, and easygoing, who loves higher education and learning and sharing ideas with others, and who loves healthy competition.

Perceptive and Visionary

Based on the Mayan Tzolk’in or ‘Mayan Astrology’ tradition, Cal Collins is someone who has a natural awareness about what is going on in the surrounding environment and the world at large, and a refined vision of how to navigate it.

They are also someone who is altruistic, tolerant, and sophisticated, and who tends to be a perfectionist who is always working to try and make everything and everyone better.

Patient and Compassionate

According to Judaism’s Kabbalah tradition, Cal Collins tends to be someone who approaches life with grace and compassion, and who has a powerful and commanding personality. Who can be analytical, patient, and deliberate, avoiding risks and seeking out stability instead.

Some of Cal Collins's challenges

While Cal Collins has many strengths, nobody is perfect. They also have some challenging traits they need to manage.

For example, Cal Collins can be Callous, Selfish, Stubborn, Idle, Difficult, Perfectionist, and Rebellious.

Stubborn and Idle

One of Cal Collins's key challenges is that they are someone who can be seen as stubborn and, at times, lazy.

Cal Collins must also exercise caution as they can have difficulty dealing with responsibility, authority, or criticism.

Callous and Selfish

Cal Collins is someone who can be standoffish, pessimistic, and ruthless, who can have difficulty concentrating and be impatient, can have difficulty discovering the keys to personal contentment, and who can have a tendency to overwork and hoard wealth and possessions.

Materialistic and Aggressive

Finally, Cal Collins also can be materialistic, emotional, aggressive, stubborn, inconsistent, and be prone to big temper outbursts.

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