Click on the link here for Audio Player: Max Roach – Sonny Rollins – 1966
Another historic concert this weekend. This one featuring The Max Roach Quintet, joined by the legendary Sonny Rollins. All recorded on November 10, 1966 in Stockholm by Sveriges Radio. Along with Rollins and Roach are Freddie Hubbard (Trumpet), James Spaulding, (Alto), Ronnie Mathews (Piano) and Jymie Merritt (Bass).
A cool one for a Sunday Afternoon.
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- The Sound of Sonny Rollins (nybooks.com)
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- Saxophone Colossus: Sonny Rollins 1930 (robinsnestjazz.com)
- Sonny Rollins Named 51st Edward MacDowell Medalist, the First Jazz Composer to Be Honored (billboardpublicitywire.com)
- The Singular Sound of Sonny Rollins (nybooks.com)
- Sonny Rollins’ Enduring Musical Power: A Vintage 1965 Performance and Beyond (openculture.com)
- Harmonica Legend TOOTS THIELEMANS Celebrates His 90th Birthday With European Quartet on “90 Yrs.” (theurbanflux.com)