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ⓘ Sonny Rollins. Theodore Walter Sonny Rollins is an American jazz tenor saxophonist. Rollins is widely known as one of the most important and influential jazz mu ..




Sonny Rollins
                                     

ⓘ Sonny Rollins

Theodore Walter Sonny Rollins is an American jazz tenor saxophonist. Rollins is widely known as one of the most important and influential jazz musicians. A number of his compositions, such as "St. Thomas", "Oleo", "Doxy", and "Airegin", have become jazz standards.

Rollins was born in New York City.

                                     
  • Bobby Hutcherson, Harold Land, Blue Mitchell, Walter Bishop Jr., Sonny Rollins Sonny Stitt, Sarah Vaughan, Carmen McRae, Art Pepper, Kenny Burrell, Clark
  • and Benny Golson s Jazztet, Cedar Walton, Bobby Timmons, Kenny Drew, Sonny Rollins Dexter Gordon, Johnny Griffin, Herbie Hancock, Friedrich Gulda, Nina
  • jazz musicians Lee Konitz, Charlie Haden, Evan Parker, Charlie Parker, Sonny Rollins Charles Mingus, Ornette Coleman and many others. Bley was born in Montreal
  • jazz musicians, including John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins Art Blakey, Joe Henderson, Freddie Hubbard, Wayne Shorter, and Horace
  • recipient of the Polar Music Prize, together with jazz saxophonist Sonny Rollins On April 20, 2009, Reich was awarded the 2009 Pulitzer Prize for Music
  • Brubeck, Eddie Condon, Keith Jarrett, Erroll Garner, Buck Clayton, Sonny Rollins Paul Desmond, Edith Piaf, Bob Newhart, Johnny Mathis, John Cage, Ravi
  • McCartney and Oprah Winfrey 2011 - Barbara Cook, Neil Diamond, Yo - Yo Ma, Sonny Rollins and Meryl Streep 2012 - Buddy Guy, Dustin Hoffman, Led Zeppelin John
  • businessman September 7 Baudouin I, King of Belgium d. 1993 September 7 - Sonny Rollins American musician September 23 Ray Charles, American singer and musician
  • Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Film Christian Bale as Jack Rollins Pastor John Cate Blanchett as Jude Quinn Marcus Carl Franklin as Woody
  • Blues, Backbeat Books, page xii, 2002 - ISBN 0879307366 Obrecht, Jas. Rollin and Tumblin The Postwar Blues Guitarists, Backbeat Books, page 7, 2000