Battle of the Saxes

Battle of the Saxes

by Sonny Stitt
     
 
This session is a real rarity for it teams together Sonny Stitt (mostly playing tenor) and altoist Richie Cole (along with pianist Jack Wilson, bassist Ed Gaston and drummer Allan Turnbull) for the first and only time. Stitt and Cole inspire each other on the seven boppish selections and, even if little surprising occurs, the heated

Overview

This session is a real rarity for it teams together Sonny Stitt (mostly playing tenor) and altoist Richie Cole (along with pianist Jack Wilson, bassist Ed Gaston and drummer Allan Turnbull) for the first and only time. Stitt and Cole inspire each other on the seven boppish selections and, even if little surprising occurs, the heated exchanges make this CD worth searching for.

Product Details

Release Date:
09/06/1994
Label:
Aim Records
UPC:
0752211101020
catalogNumber:
1010
Rank:
153175

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Sonny Stitt   Primary Artist,Alto Saxophone,Tenor Saxophone
Richie Cole   Alto Saxophone
Jack Wilson   Piano
Alan Turnbull   Drums
Ed Gaston   Bass

Technical Credits

Sonny Stitt   Composer
Ray Noble   Composer
John Frollich   Engineer
Johnny Mercer   Composer
David Raksin   Composer
Peter Noble   Producer,Liner Notes
Jack Baker   Composer
George Fragos   Composer
Jerry Brainin   Composer
Dick Gasparre   Composer
Buddy Bernier   Composer
John Frolich   Engineer

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