Sonny Rollins

Born: 
09/07/1930
City: 
NYC
Region: 
New York
Country: 
USA
Years Active: 
1949-present
Genre(s): 
Instruments: 
Sax
Notable Equipment: 
Former Members: 
Recorded With: 

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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".

Discography

Released: 1951
Released: 1956
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Released: 1956
Released: 1956
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Released: 1966
Released: 1978
Released: 1978
Released: 1981
Released: 1989
Released: 1993
Released: 1995

Concerts

Event Datesort descending Venue City Region Country
3rd Annual Jazz for Moderns 11/16/1958 Masonic Temple Detroit Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins 11/09/1962 Mr. Kelley Lounge Detroit Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins Quartet 03/05/1963 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins Quartet 03/06/1963 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins Quartet 03/07/1963 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins Quartet 03/08/1963 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins Quartet 03/09/1963 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins Quartet 03/10/1963 Minor Key Detroit Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins 04/08/1976 McDonel Kiva East Lansing Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins 04/09/1976 McDonel Kiva East Lansing Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins 04/10/1976 McDonel Kiva East Lansing Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins 04/11/1976 Showcase Theater Detroit Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins 09/30/1977 UM Union Ann Arbor Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins 10/01/1977 UM Union Ann Arbor Michigan USA
Jazz at the Institute 02/01/1978 Detroit Institute of Arts Detroit Michigan USA
The Milestone Jazz All-Stars 10/09/1978 Hill Auditorium Ann Arbor Michigan USA
The Milestone Jazz All-Stars 10/14/1978 Royal Oak Music Theater Royal Oak Michigan USA
Montreux-Detroit Kool Jazz Festival 09/05/1982 Hotel Pontchartrain Detroit Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins 11/11/1984 Royal Oak Music Theater Royal Oak Michigan USA
Montreux-Detroit Jazz Festival 08/31/1985 Hotel Pontchartrain Detroit Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins 07/17/1986 Riverbank Park Amphitheater Flint Michigan USA
Montreux-Detroit Jazz Festival 09/04/1987 Hart Plaza Detroit Michigan USA
Montreux-Detroit Jazz Festival 09/01/1989 Hart Plaza Detroit Michigan USA
Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival 09/12/1992 Michigan Theater (AA) Ann Arbor Michigan USA
Sonny Rollins 06/23/2001 Power Center Ann Arbor Michigan USA

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