0 Recommend It! 545 views

Sonny Rollins: Montreal, 1982

SOURCE: Published:
Back in 1982, Sonny Rollins
Sonny Rollins
Sonny Rollins
b.1930
saxophone
appeared at the Montreal Jazz Festival and brought the house down. The quality of Sonny's ideas and blowing here is truly remarkable. And he looked great—dig how his body moves with the ideas coming out of his horn. Jimi Mentis in Athens sent along a link to Sonny's performance. Backing Sonny was Bobby Broom
Bobby Broom
Bobby Broom
b.1961
guitar
(g), Yoshiaki Masuo (g), Bob Cranshaw
Bob Cranshaw
Bob Cranshaw
b.1932
bass
(b) and Jack DeJohnette
Jack DeJohnette
Jack DeJohnette
b.1942
drums
(d). Here's Sonny, in all his glory...


View the original article...

This story appears courtesy of JazzWax by Marc Myers.
Copyright © 2014. All rights reserved.
comments powered by Disqus

Weekly Giveaways

Roscoe Mitchell

Roscoe Mitchell

About | Enter

Peter Lerner

Peter Lerner

About | Enter

Jamie Saft

Jamie Saft

About | Enter

Sun Trio

Sun Trio

About | Enter

Sponsor: Signature Jazz Cruise