WorldCat Identities

Rollins, Sonny

Overview
Works: 2,197 works in 5,894 publications in 7 languages and 47,412 library holdings
Genres: Jazz  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Alternate takes (Sound recordings)  Jazz vocals  Live sound recordings  Songs and music  Bop (Music) 
Roles: Author, Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Interviewee, Arranger, Musician, Conductor, Other, Author of introduction, Editor, Singer
Classifications: M1366, 781.65
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Most widely held works about Sonny Rollins
 
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Most widely held works by Sonny Rollins
Brilliant corners by Thelonious Monk( Recording )

69 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alfie by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a shallow womanizer who is trying to figure out his own life
Ken Burns jazz : the story of America's music by Ken Burns( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music from the PBS special Jazz, by filmmaker Ken Burns
Way out west by Sonny Rollins( Recording )

79 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saxophone colossus by Sonny Rollins( Recording )

122 editions published between 1956 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Few musicians can claim to rival John Coltrane in the tenor saxophone stakes, Sonny Rollins is one of those rare and talented men. This release combines the mono and stereo formats in which 'Saxophone Colossus' appeared, 'it deserves its fame both as a work of art and as a pivotal moment in Rollin's career'"--Distributor's website
Clifford Brown and Max Roach at Basin Street by Clifford Brown( Recording )

34 editions published between 1954 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clifford Brown, trumpet; Max Roach, drums
Tenor madness by Sonny Rollins Quartet( Recording )

57 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonny side up by Dizzy Gillespie( Recording )

50 editions published between 1957 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saxophone colossus by Sonny Rollins( )

1 edition published in 1987 and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom suite by Sonny Rollins( )

48 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonny Rollins by Sonny Rollins( Recording )

98 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amazing Bud Powell by Bud Powell( Recording )

15 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nica's dream : small jazz groups of the 50's and early 60's( Recording )

6 editions published between 1964 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newk's time by Sonny Rollins( Recording )

51 editions published between 1955 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sound of Sonny by Sonny Rollins( )

45 editions published between 1957 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is what I do by Sonny Rollins( Recording )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bags' groove by Miles Davis( Recording )

39 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Without a song : the 9/11 concert by Sonny Rollins( Recording )

18 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thelonious Monk and Sonny Rollins by Thelonious Monk( Recording )

22 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With Monk on the piano and Rollins the tenor saxophonist, they showcase their growing swagger and sophistication on this album. The five pieces were taken from a trio of sessions held between November of 1953 and September of 1954
A night at the Village Vanguard by Sonny Rollins( Recording )

49 editions published between 1958 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
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Open sky : Sonny Rollins and his world of improvisationSonny Rollins : the cutting edgeSonny Rollins : the definitive musical guideSaxophone colossus : a portrait of Sonny RollinsContemporary Black biography, profiles from the international Black community
Alternative Names
Rolins, Sonijs, 1930-

Rollins

Rollins S.

Rollins, Sonny

Rollins, Sonny 1930-

Rollins, Sonny Theodore Walter, 1930-

Rollins, Theodore W. 1929-

Rollins, Theodore W. 1930-

Rollins Theodore Walter

Rollins, Theodore Walter 1929-

Rollins, Theodore Walter 1930-

Rollins, Walter Theodore.

Rollins, Walter Theodore 1930-...

Soni Rolins

Sonni Rollins

Sonny Rollins americký saxofonista

Sonny Rollins Amerikaans componist

Sonny Rollins amerikai dzsessz-zenész

Sonny Rollins amerikansk tenorsaxofonist

Sonny Rollins amerykański saksofonista jazzowy

Sonny Rollins sassofonista e compositore statunitense

Sonny Rollins US-amerikanischer Tenorsaxophonist

Роллинз, Сонни

Роллинз, Сонни американский джазовый музыкант

Сони Ролинс

סאני רולינס

סאני רולינס מוזיקאי אמריקאי

سانی رالینز

ซันนี โรลลินส์

소니 롤린스

소니 롤린스 미국의 재즈 색소폰 연주자

ソニー・ロリンズ

ソニー・ロリンズ ジャズ・サックス奏者

桑尼·羅林斯

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