The Definitive Sonny Rollins on Prestige, Riverside, and Contemporary

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This two-disc set highlights recordings made between 1951 and 1958 by the tenor saxophonist for the legendary jazz labels.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide
This two-disc set highlights recordings made between 1951 and 1958 by the tenor saxophonist for the legendary jazz labels.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/24/2010
  • Label: Fantasy
  • UPC: 888072323254
  • Catalog Number: 32325
  • Sales rank: 108,122


Disc 1
  1. 1 Mambo Bounce (2:25)
  2. 2 In a Sentimental Mood (3:21)
  3. 3 Airegin (4:58)
  4. 4 Doxy (4:52)
  5. 5 Oleo (5:11)
  6. 6 Moving Out (4:31)
  7. 7 The Way You Look Tonight (5:12)
  8. 8 Paradox (4:59)
  9. 9 Pent-Up House (8:53)
  10. 10 Valse Hot (8:37)
  11. 11 Tenor Madness (12:18)
  12. 12 St. Thomas (6:46)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Blue 7 (11:19)
  2. 2 I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face (4:54)
  3. 3 Sonny Boy (8:22)
  4. 4 Bemsha Swing (7:45)
  5. 5 I'm an Old Cowhand (5:42)
  6. 6 Way Out West (6:32)
  7. 7 It Could Happen to You (3:47)
  8. 8 The Freedom Suite (19:35)
  9. 9 I've Told Ev'ry Little Star (5:22)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Sonny Rollins Primary Artist, Tenor Saxophone, Soloist
Clifford Brown Trumpet
Ray Bryant Piano
Miles Davis Trumpet, Leader
Kenny Dorham Trumpet
Kenny Drew Piano
Tommy Flanagan Piano
Red Garland Piano
Ernie Henry Alto Saxophone
Elmo Hope Piano
Milt Jackson Vibes
Philly Joe Jones Drums
Barney Kessel Guitar
John Lewis Piano
Shelly Manne Drums
Oscar Pettiford Bass
Max Roach Drums
Horace Silver Piano
Art Taylor Drums
Doug Watkins Bass
Wade Legge Piano
Tommy Potter Bass
Percy Heath Bass
Art Blakey Drums
Ray Brown Bass
Paul Chambers Bass
Kenny Clarke Drums
John Coltrane Tenor Saxophone
Hampton Hawes Piano
Thelonious Monk Piano, Leader
George Morrow Bass
Leroy Vinnegar Bass
Richie Powell Piano
Technical Credits
Al Jolson Composer
Sonny Rollins Composer
Irving Mills Composer
Jerome Kern Composer
Denzil Best Composer
Lew Brown Composer
Johnny Burke Composer
Buddy DeSylva Composer
Roy DuNann Engineer
Duke Ellington Composer
Dorothy Fields Composer
Rudy Van Gelder Engineer
Oscar Hammerstein II Composer
Ray Henderson Composer
Jack Higgins Engineer
Orrin Keepnews Producer
Lester Koenig Producer
Manny Kurtz Composer
Johnny Mercer Composer
Thelonious Monk Composer
James Van Heusen Composer
Bob Blumenthal Liner Notes
Frederick Loewe Composer
Joe Tarantino Mastering
Abbey Anna Art Direction
Sam Morse Engineer
Lerner Composer
Bill Grauer Jr. Producer
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