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Sonny Rollins

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09/07/1930
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1949-present
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Theodore Walter "Sonny" Rollins is a Grammy Award-winning American jazz tenor saxophonist. A number of his compositions, including "St. Thomas", "Oleo", "Doxy", and "Airegin", have become jazz standards. In 1981, Rollins was asked to play uncredited on three tracks by The Rolling Stones for their album Tattoo You, including the single, "Waiting on a Friend".

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Be-Bop Benefit for Wild Leo Parker 02/20/1949 Royal Roost Café NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 05/31/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/01/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/03/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/05/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/06/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/07/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/10/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/11/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Sextet 06/13/1951 Birdland - NYC NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 10/05/1951 Apex Studios NYC New York USA
Sonny Rollins Recording Session 12/17/1951 Apex Studios NYC New York USA
Miles Davis Recording Studios 01/30/1953 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
Thelonious Monk Recording Session 11/13/1953 WOR Studios NYC New York USA
Art Farmer Recording Session 01/20/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 06/29/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Sonny Rollins Recording Session 08/18/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Thelonious Monk-Sonny Rollins Recording Session 10/25/1954 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Clifford Brown-Max Roach Septet 11/07/1955 Bee Hive Lounge Chicago Illinois USA
Sonny Rollins Recording Session 12/02/1955 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Miles Davis Recording Session 03/16/1956 Van Gelder Studio (H) Hackensack New Jersey USA
Thelonious Monk Recording Session 10/09/1956 Reeves Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Max Roach Quintet 10/10/1956 Café Bohemia NYC New York USA
Thelonious Monk Recording Session 10/15/1956 Reeves Sound Studios NYC New York USA
Thelonious Monk Recording Session 12/07/1956 Reeves Sound Studios NYC New York USA

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