Sonny Rollins

Sonny Rollins

Theodore Walter (Sonny) Rollins (born in 1930 - ) is an American jazz musician and tenor saxophonist. Sonny Rollins has a long productive career in jazz. He started at eleven, and played all of his twentieth along with Thelonious Monk. Today (2012) he was still touring and he takes more albums. Enjoyed generation with whom he recorded and he survived meanwhile, are among others John Coltrane, Miles Davis, and Art Blakey. Rollins is known for its powerful sound that he include his circular breathing technique thanks and using a very open mouthpiece.

Important Albums
1953     Sonny Rollins with the Modern Jazz Quartet 
1954     Moving Out
1955     Work Time
1956     Tenor Madness
1956     Saxophone Colossus
1956     Sonny Boy
1957     Sonny Rollins, Vol. 1
1957     Way Out West
1957     Sonny Rollins, Vol. 2
1957     Newk's Time
1957     Sonny Rollins Plays / Thad Jones Plays
1958     Sonny Rollins and the Big Brass
1958     Sonny Rollins and the Contemporary Leaders 
1962     The Bridge

With Miles Davis
    Miles Davis and Horns (1951)
    Dig (1951)
    Bags' Groove (1954)
With Kenny Dorham
    Jazz Contrasts (Riverside, 1957)
With J. J. Johnson
    Trombone By Three (1949)
With Modern Jazz Quartet
    The Modern Jazz Quartet at Music Inn Volume 2 (Atlantic, 1958)
With Thelonious Monk
    Monk (1954)
    Thelonious Monk and Sonny Rollins (1953)
    Brilliant Corners (1957)
With Bud Powell
    The Amazing Bud Powell (1949)
With Max Roach
    Clifford Brown and Max Roach at Basin Street (1956) - with Clifford Brown
With The Rolling Stones
    Tattoo You (1981)

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Sonny Rollins Saxophone Colossus =180g  blue vinyl =

SONNY ROLLINS - Saxophone Colossus =180g blue vinyl =

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( 1957 ) - 2019 EU reissue on 180g blue vinyl LP = including "St. Thomas," arguably his finest all-around set. Joined by pianist Tommy Flanagan, bassist Doug Watkins, and drummer Max Roach, Rollins debuts and performs the definitive version of "St. Thomas

Sonny Rollins Sonny Rollins Volume 1 = blue note 75th =

SONNY ROLLINS - Sonny Rollins Volume 1 = blue note 75th =

1x LP 180 gr.33rpm HQ vinyl + Download= Remastered & Reissued as Part of the Blue Note 75th Anniversary Vinyl Reissue Campaign
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( 1957 ) 2015 US Blue Note Remastered and Reissued On 180GR vinyl +Download, As Part of the Blue Note 75th Anniversary Vinyl Reissue Campaign = Volume 1, Sonny Rollins' first album for the Blue Note label, was released in 1957. Rollins is joined here by

Sonny Rollins Rollins In Holland=HQ deluxe 3LP = Japan Import=

SONNY ROLLINS - Rollins In Holland=HQ deluxe 3LP = Japan Import=

3 × LP 180g Deluxe Limited Numbered, Stereo, Mono,
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( 1967 ) - 2020( Japan issue Black Friday )HQ 180g virgin Vinyl LP= 'Rollins in Holland: The 1967 Studio & Live Recordings' is Resonance Records' first archival release from the Saxophone Colossus himself, Sonny Rollins. Released in partnership with the N

Sonny Rollins - Sonny Meets Hawk ! =180g HQ vinyl =

SONNY ROLLINS - - Sonny Meets Hawk ! =180g HQ vinyl =

1x LP 180 gr.33rpm+download
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( 1963 )2010 UK reissue on 180g HQ vinyl LP - the monumental 1963 album Sonny Meets Hawk!, featuring saxophone titans Sonny Rollins and Coleman Hawkins. Rollins, who technically claims the leader credit for this record, long considered Hawkins a mentor, a

Sonny Rollins - Blue Note 1588 Vol. 2

SONNY ROLLINS - - Blue Note 1588 Vol. 2

2x LP 180 gr. HQ Vinyl 45RPM -LTD-
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( 1956 ) 2016 blue note reissue on 180g vinyl LP=One of the most highly collectible of all the Blue Note releasesJJ Johnson shared the front line with his tenor master Sonny Rollins for an exceptional session here...

Sonny Rollins Way Out West =180g vinyl LP =

SONNY ROLLINS - Way Out West =180g vinyl LP =

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( 1957 ) - 2018 EU reissue on 180g vinyl LP ( as part of William Claxton Collection ) = Way Out West(1957) was Sonny Rollins’ first tenor saxophone-bass-drums recording. He would follow this with the trio recordings A Night at the Village Vanguard (Blue

Sonny Rollins A Night At The Village Vanguard + At Music Inn

SONNY ROLLINS - A Night At The Village Vanguard + At Music Inn

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( 1957/58 )2018 Reissued 180g vinyl 2LP = "A Night at the Village Vanguard" ft. Donald Bailey & Elvin Jones a.o. is a live album by tenor saxophonist Sonny Rollins recorded in New York City in 1957. This recordings are often magical. Sonny Rollins, one

Sonny Rollins Bridge = 180g vinyl LP =

SONNY ROLLINS - Bridge = 180g vinyl LP =

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( 1962 ) - 2013 EU reissue on 180g virgin Vinyl LP= Widely acknowledged as the most significant and accomplished tenor saxophonist in the world, after a three-year recording hiatus during which time he used to practice on the William...

Sonny Rollins Way Out West = 180g vinyl LP =

SONNY ROLLINS - Way Out West = 180g vinyl LP =

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( 1957 ) - 2012 EU reissue on 180 LP = Way Out West(1957) was Sonny Rollins’ first tenor saxophone-bass-drums recording. He would follow this with the trio recordings A Night at the Village Vanguard (Blue Note, 1999) and Freedom Suite (Riverside/OJC, 1991