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Sonny Rollins records with Oscar Pettiford and Max Roach ‘Freedom…

Sonny Rollins ‘Freedom Suite’ is an album recorded on February 11 & March 7, 1958 with Oscar Pettiford and Max Roach and released the same year by Riverside. Track Listing : 1.The Freedom Suite (Sonny Rollins) – 19:17 . 2.Someday I’Ll Find You (Noël Coward) – 04:35 . 3.Will You Still Be Mine? (Tom Adair, […]

Sonny Rollins begins the recording of the album ‘The Bridge’ (1962)

Sonny Rollins’ ‘The Bridge’ is an album recorded on January 30, February 13 & 14, 1962 and released In 1962 by Bluebird/RCA, three years after his unexpected early retirement in 1959. Track Listing : 1.Without A Song (Edward Eliscu, Billy Rose, Vincent Youmans) – 07:28 . 2.Where Are You? (Harold Adamson, Jimmy Mchugh) – 05:10 […]

Wes Montgomery records his fourth album for Riverside : ‘The Incredible…

‘The Incredible Jazz Guitar of Wes Montgomery’ is his fourth album recorded on January 26–27, 1960 and released the same year by Riverside. Track Listing : 1.Airegin (Sonny Rollins) – 04:26 . 2.D-Natural Blues (Wes Montgomery) – 05:23 . 3.Polka Dots And Moonbeams (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 04:44 . 4.Four On Six (Wes […]

Sonny Rollins records ‘Alfie,’ an album for Impulse! (1966)

Sonny Rollins’ ‘Alfie’ is an album featuring music from the British film of the same name, recorded on January 26, 1966 and released the same year by Impulse! Track Listing : 1.Alfie‘S Theme (Sonny Rollins) – 09:41 . 2.He’S Younger Than You Are (Sonny Rollins) – 05:09 . 3.Street Runner With Child (Sonny Rollins) – […]

The Brown & Roach Quintet records ‘Clifford Brown and Max Roach at…

‘Clifford Brown and Max Roach at Basin Street’ is the last album (aka ‘At Basin Street’) officially recorded the Brown & Roach Quintet on January 4 & February 16-17, 1956 and released in 1956 By Emarcy. Track Listing : 1.What Is This Thing Called Love? (Cole Porter) – 07:33 . 2.Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing […]

Branford Marsalis records ‘Trio Jeepy’ with Jeff Tain Watts and Milt…

Branford Marsalis’ ‘Trio Jeepy’ is an album recorded on January 3-4, 1988 with bassist Milt Hinton and released in June 1989 By Sony Music. Track Listing : 1.Housed From Edward (Branford Marsalis) – 09:27 . 2.The Nearness Of You (Hoagy Carmichael, Ned Washington) – 10:30 . 3.Three Little Words (Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby) – 05:07 […]

Sonny Rollins finishes the recording of ‘No Problem’ with Bobby…

Sonny Rollins’ ‘No Problem’ is an album recorded between December 9 and 15, 1981 with Bobby Broom, Bobby Hutcherson, Bob Cranshaw and Tony Williams and released the same year by Milestone. Track Listing : 1.No Problem (Sonny Rollins) – 07:40 . 2.Here You Come Again (Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil) – 05:32 . 3.Jo Jo (Bobby […]

Sonny Rollins records ‘Tour de Force’ with Kenny Drew, George…

Sonny Rollins ‘ ‘Tour de Force’ is an album recorded on December 7, 1956 with Kenny Drew, George Morrow, Max Roach and vocals by Earl Coleman on two tracks and released in 1957 By Prestige. Track Listing : 1.Ee-Ah (Sonny Rollins) – 06:52 . 2.B. Quick (Sonny Rollins) – 09:13 . 3.Two Different Worlds (Al […]

Thelonious Monk and Sonny Rollins record the album ‘Thelonious Monk &…

Thelonious Monk & Sonny Rollins’ is an album recorded during three sessions (November 13, 1953, September 22 and October 25, 1954) with different personnel and released the same year by Prestige. Track Listing : 1.The Way You Look Tonight (Dorothy Fields, Jerome Kern) – 05:13 . 2.I Want To Be Happy (Irving Caesar, Vincent Youmans) […]

Sonny Rollins records ‘A Night at the Village Vanguard,’ an album…

Sonny Rollins’ ‘A Night at the Village Vanguard’ is an album recorded on November 3, 1957 and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Old Devil Moon (E.Y. Yip Harburg, Burton Lane) – 07:43 . 2.Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Sigmund Romberg) – 06:39 . 3.Striver’S Row (Sonny […]

Prestige Records tape ‘Relaxin’ with the Miles Davis Quintet’…

‘Relaxin’ with the Miles Davis Quintet’ is an album recorded on May 11 & October 26, 1956 and featuring John Coltrane and released in 1957 by Prestige. Track Listing : 1.If I Were A Bell (Frank Loesser) – 08:15 . 2.You’Re My Everything (Harry Warren) – 05:18 . 3.I Could Write A Book (Richard Rodgers) […]

Prestige Records tape ‘Cookin’ with the Miles Davis Quintet’…

‘Cookin’ with the Miles Davis Quintet’ is an album recorded on October 26, 1956 and featuring John Coltrane and released in 1957 By Prestige. Track Listing : 1.My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers) – 06:04 . 2.Blues By Five (Red Garland) – 010:23 . 3.Airegin (Sonny Rollins) – 04:26 . 4.Tune Up/When Lights Are Low (Miles […]

Thelonious Monk records ‘Brilliant Corners’ for Riverside (1956)

Thelonious Monk’s ‘Brilliant Corners’ is a studio album recorded on October 9, 15 and December 7, 1956 and released In 1957 by Riverside. Track Listing : 1.Brilliant Corners (Thelonious Monk) – 07:42 . 2.Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are (Thelonious Monk) – 13:24 . 3.Pannonica (Thelonious Monk) – 08:50 . 4.I Surrender, Dear (Barry Harris)- 05:25 . 5.Bemsha […]