Sonny Rollins Catalog

1949 (age 19)

Various Artists - Bebop Professors  (Capitol (J) CR-8812)

Bennie Green, J.J. Johnson (trombone) Julius Watkins (French horn) Jordan Fordin (alto saxophone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Linton Garner (piano) Art Phipps (bass) Jack "The Bear" Parker (drums) Babs Gonzales (vocals)
NYC, January 20, 1949
3393-3Capitolizing
3394-4Professor Bop
J.J. Johnson (trombone) Alberto Socarras (flute) Don Redman (soprano saxophone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Bruce Lawrence (bass, vocals) Roy Haynes (drums, vocals) Babs Gonzales (vocals)
NYC, April 27, 1949
3779-2St. Louis Blues
** also issued on Capitol (J) ECJ 50073.

Babs Gonzales - Weird Lullaby  (Blue Note CDP 7 84464 2)

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Alberto Socarras (flute) Don Redman (soprano saxophone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Nance (violin -3) Wynton Kelly (piano) Bruce Lawrence (bass, vocals) Roy Haynes (drums, vocals) Babs Gonzales (vocals)
NYC, April 27, 1949
1. 3776-3Real Crazy
2. 3777-4Then You'll Be Boppin' Too
3. 3778-1When Lovers They Lose

J.J. Johnson - Mad Be Bop  (Savoy SJL 2232)

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
NYC, May 11, 1949
S36-130-1Audobahn
S36-132-2Goof Square
S36-132-4-
S36-133-3Bee Jay

J.J. Johnson's Jazz Quintets  (Savoy MG 12106)

J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums): same session
NYC, May 11, 1949
S36-130-3Audobahn (Audubon)
S36-131Don't Blame Me
S36-132-8Goof Square
S36-133-5Bee Jay

J.J. Johnson/Kai Winding/Bennie Green - Trombone By Three  (Prestige PRLP 7023)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Leonard Gaskin (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, May 26, 1949
JRC20BElysees
JRC21COpus V
JRC22CHi-Lo
JRC23DFox Hunt
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 091, OJCCD 091-2.
** part of Prestige PRLP 16-4.

The Fabulous Fats Navarro, Vol. 2  (Blue Note BLP 1532)

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, August 9, 1949
BN360-0Bouncing With Bud (alt. take 1)
BN362-0Dance Of The Infidels (alt. take)

The Fabulous Fats Navarro, Vol. 1  (Blue Note BLP 1531)

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums): same session
WOR Studios, NYC, August 9, 1949
BN360-1Bouncing With Bud (alt. take 2)
BN361-0Wail (alt. take)

The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 1  (Blue Note BLP 1503)

Fats Navarro (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bud Powell (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Roy Haynes (drums): same session
WOR Studios, NYC, August 9, 1949
BN360-2Bouncing With Bud
BN361-3Wail
BN362-1Dance Of The Infidels
BN363-152nd Street Theme
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81503 (pseudo stereo).

1951 (age 21)

Miles Davis And Horns  (Prestige PRLP 7025)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Bennie Green (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, January 17, 1951
128AMorpheus
129BDown
131AWhispering
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7168 entitled "Early Miles 1951 & 1953". Prestige PR 7674 entitled "Early Miles". Original Jazz Classics OJC 053, OJCCD 053-2.

Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz Quartet, Art Blakey, Kenny Drew  (Prestige PRLP 7029)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Miles Davis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, January 17, 1951
132I Know
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, December 17, 1951
267Time On My Hands
268Mambo Bounce
269This Love Of Mine
270Shadrack
271On A Slow Boat To China
272With A Song In My Heart
273Scoops
274Newk's Fadeaway
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
NYC, October 7, 1953
509In A Sentimental Mood
510The Stopper
511Almost Like Being In Love
512No Moe
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7269 entitled "Sonny And The Stars". Prestige PR 7856 entitled "First Recordings!". Original Jazz Classics OJC 011, OJCCD 011-2.

Hooray For Miles Davis, Vol. 2  (Session Disc 102)

Miles Davis (trumpet) J.J. Johnson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, June 2, 1951
Move (Moo/Mod)
Half Nelson (two)
Down (Mick's Blues)
Jumpin' With Symphony Sid

Various Artists - Conception  (Prestige PRLP 7013)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone -1) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, October 5, 1951
1. 228Conception
2. 233My Old Flame
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 1726, OJCCD 1726-2.

Miles Davis - Dig  (Prestige PRLP 7012)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone -1/4) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Apex Studios, NYC, October 5, 1951
1. 229Out Of The Blue
2. 230Denial
3. 231Bluing
4. 232Dig
5. 234It's Only A Paper Moon
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7281 entitled "Diggin' With The Miles Davis Sextet". Original Jazz Classics OJC 005, OJCCD 005-2.

1953

Miles Davis - Collector's Items  (Prestige PRLP 7044)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Charlie Parker as Charlie Chan, Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
WOR Studios, NYC, January 30, 1953
450Compulsion
451-1The Serpent's Tooth I
451-2The Serpent's Tooth II
452'Round Midnight
Miles Davis (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 16, 1956
864In Your Own Sweet Way
865No Line
866Weird Blues
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 071, OJCCD 071-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24022.

Thelonious Monk - Monk  (Prestige PRLP 7053)

Julius Watkins (French horn) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Willie Jones (drums)
NYC, November 13, 1953
531Let's Call This
532-1Think Of One (alt. take)
532-2Think Of One
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7245 entitled "Wee See". Prestige PR 7363 entitled "The Golden Monk". Original Jazz Classics OJC 016, OJCCD 016-2.

Thelonious Monk And Sonny Rollins  (Prestige PRLP 7075)

Julius Watkins (French horn) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Willie Jones (drums): same session
NYC, November 13, 1953
533Friday The Thirteenth
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 25, 1954
630I Want To Be Happy
631The Way You Look Tonight
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7169 entitled "Work". Prestige PR 7656 entitled "The Genius Of Thelonious Monk". Original Jazz Classics OJC 059, OJCCD 059-2.

1954

Art Farmer - Early Art  (New Jazz NJLP 8258)

Art Farmer (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 20, 1954
553Soft Shoe
554Confab In Tempo
555I'll Take Romance
** also issued on Prestige PR 7665; Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 880-2.

Miles Davis - Bags' Groove  (Prestige PRLP 7109)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 29, 1954
590Airegin
591Oleo
592-1But Not For Me
592-2But Not For Me (alt. take)
593Doxy
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 245, OJCCD 245-2.
** part of Prestige PRLP 16-3.

Sonny Rollins - Moving Out  (Prestige PRLP 7058)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Elmo Hope (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 18, 1954
606Movin' Out
607Swinging For Bumsy
608Silk 'N' Satin
609Solid
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Tommy Potter (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 25, 1954
632More Than You Know
** also issued on Prestige PR 7433 entitled "Jazz Classics". Original Jazz Classics OJC 058, OJCCD 058-2.

1955

Clifford Brown/Max Roach - Raw Genius 1  (Victor (J) SMJ-6185M)

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Nicky Hill, Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Billy Wallace (piano) Leo Blevins (guitar) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"Bee Hive Club", Chicago, IL, November 7, 1955
I'll Remember April, Part 1&2
Woody'n You
Hot House
** part of Columbia JG 35965.

Clifford Brown/Max Roach - Raw Genius 2  (Victor (J) SMJ-6186M)

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Nicky Hill, Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Chris Anderson (piano) Leo Blevins (guitar) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"Bee Hive Club", Chicago, IL, November 7, 1955
Cherokee
** part of Columbia JG 35965.

Sonny Rollins - Worktime  (Prestige PRLP 7020)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 2, 1955
826There's No Business Like Show Business
827Paradox
828Raincheck
829There Are Such Things
830It's Alright With Me
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7246; Original Jazz Classics OJC 007, OJCCD 007-2. Prestige PR 7750 entitled "Worktime!".

1956

Clifford Brown And Max Roach At Basin Street  (EmArcy MG 36070)

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, January 4, 1956
12421-4Gertrude's Bounce
12423-12Powell's Prances
same personnel
NYC, February 16, 1956
12463-7What Is This Thing Called Love
12464-14Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing
same personnel
NYC, February 17, 1956
12459-1I'll Remember April
12460-8Time
12461-16The Scene Is Clean

Clifford Brown - The Quintet, Vol. 2  (EmArcy EMS 2-407)

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
NYC, January 4, 1956
12422-10Junior's Arrival (Step Lightly)

Clifford Brown - Pure Genius, Vol. 1  (Elektra/Musician E1-60026)

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
probably live in NYC, early 1956
I'll Remember April
What's New
Daahoud
Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)
52nd Street Theme

The Complete EmArcy Recordings Of Clifford Brown - Brownie  (EmArcy 838 306-2)

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
NYC, February 16, 1956
12463-6What Is This Thing Called Love (alt. take)
12464-1Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing (breakdown)
12464-2Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing (alt. take)
same personnel
NYC, February 17, 1956
12459-2I'll Remember April (breakdown)
12462Flossie Lou (rehearsal take)
12462-3Flossie Lou (alt. take 1)
12462-7Flossie Lou (alt. take 2)
12462-8Flossie Lou (alt. take 3)

Clifford Brown - More Study In Brown  (EmArcy (J) 195J-1)

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums): same session
NYC, February 17, 1956
12459-3I'll Remember April (alt. take)

The Immortal Clifford Brown  (Limelight LM 2-8201)

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums): same session
NYC, February 17, 1956
12462-9Flossie Lou
** also issued on Limelight LS 2-8601.

Sonny Rollins Plus 4  (Prestige PRLP 7038)

Clifford Brown (trumpet -1/4) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, March 22, 1956
1. 867I Feel A Song Comin' On
2. 868Pent-Up House
3. 869Valse Hot
4. 870Kiss And Run
5. 871Count Your Blessings
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7291 entitled "Sonny Rollins/Clifford Brown/Max Roach - 3 Giants!". Prestige PR 7821 entitled "Sonny Rollins/Clifford Brown/Max Roach - Three Giants". Original Jazz Classics OJC 243, OJCCD 243-2.

Max Roach - Clifford Brown Quintet Live At Basin Street, April, 1956  (Ingo (It) two)

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"Basin Street East", NYC, April 28, 1956
Valse Hot (Waltz Hot)
I Feel A Song Comin' On
Willie Jones (drums) replaces Roach
"Basin Street East", NYC, May 6, 1956
Sweet Clifford
What's New
Daahoud

Sonny Rollins - Tenor Madness  (Prestige PRLP 7047)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone -5) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 24, 1956
1. 902My Reverie
2. 903The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
3. 904Paul's Pal
4. 905When Your Lover Has Gone
5. 906Tenor Madness
** also issued on Prestige PR 7657; Original Jazz Classics OJC 124, OJCCD 124-2.

Clifford Brown - Brownie's Eyes, Vol. 7  (Philology (It) W 1008.2)

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) probably Richie Powell (piano) probably George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums) Bob Story (announcer)
WIOR radio broadcast, "Continental Restaurant", Norfolk, VA, June 18, 1956
Just One Of Those Things
You Go To My Head
Good Bait

Clifford Brown - Brownie's Eyes, Vol. 8  (Philology (It) W 1009.2)

Clifford Brown (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone -5) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) probably Richie Powell (piano) probably George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums) Bob Story (announcer)
WIOR radio broadcast, "Continental Restaurant", Norfolk, VA, June 18, 1956
1.One For My Baby
2.Someone To Watch Over Me
3.What's New
4.These Foolish Things
5.I Get A Kick Out Of You

Sonny Rollins - Saxophone Colossus  (Prestige PRLP 7079)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 22, 1956
918You Don't Know What Love Is
919St. Thomas
920Strode Rode
921Blue Seven
922Moritat (Mack The Knife)
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7326; Original Jazz Classics OJC 291, OJCCD 291-2.

Max Roach + 4  (EmArcy MG 36098)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, September 17, 1956
13768Mr. X
13769Body And Soul
13770-4Just One Of Those Things
same personnel
NYC, September 19, 1956
13764-6Ezz-Thetic
13766Woody'n You
13767Dr. Free-Zee
** originally intended as EmArcy SR 80001.
** also issued on EmArcy (J) 195J-39 entitled "Max Roach + 4 & More".

Max Roach + 4 & More  (EmArcy (J) 195J-39)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bill Wallace (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 18, 1957
15176-6It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing
15178-5Love Letters
same personnel
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 20, 1957
15188-10Minor Trouble
** reissue of EmArcy MG 36098 entitled "Max Roach + 4" + 7 bonus tracks.

Max Roach - Jazz In 3/4 Time  (EmArcy MG 36108)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, September 19, 1956
13765The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
Bill Wallace (piano) replaces Bryant
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 18, 1957
15175-10I'll Take Romance
15177Blues Waltz
same personnel
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 20, 1957
15187-7Little Folks
15189-4Valse Hot
same personnel
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 21, 1957
15194Lover (mono edit)
** also issued on Mercury MG 20538.

Sonny Rollins - Rollins Plays For Bird  (Prestige PRLP 7095)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Wade Legge (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 5, 1956
979I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face
980Kids Know
982Bird Medley: I Remember You / Star Eyes / My Melancholy Baby / They Can't Take That Away From Me / Old Folks / Just Friends / My Little Suede Shoes
** also issued on Prestige PR 7553; Original Jazz Classics OJC 214, OJCCD 214-2.

Sonny Rollins - Sonny Boy  (Prestige PRLP 7207)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Wade Legge (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 5, 1956
981The House I Live In
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 7, 1956
1033Sonny Boy
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 348, OJCCD 348-2.

Thelonious Monk - Brilliant Corners  (Riverside RLP 12-226)

Ernie Henry (alto saxophone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 9, 1956
Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are
Pannonica
same personnel
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 15, 1956
Brilliant Corners
Clark Terry (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, December 7, 1956
Bemsha Swing
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1174; Original Jazz Classics OJC 026, OJCCD 026-2. Riverside RS 3000 entitled "Mighty Monk".

Ernie Henry - Last Chorus  (Riverside RLP 12-266)

Ernie Henry (alto saxophone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, October 9, 1956
Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are (excerpt)
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 086, OJCCD 1906-2.

Kenny Dorham 1953, 1956, 1964  (Royal Jazz (D) RJD 515)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
broadcast, "Bandstand USA", "Cafe Bohemia", NYC, October 10, 1956
Valse Hot
I Get A Kick Out Of You

Sonny Rollins - Tour De Force  (Prestige PRLP 7126)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums) Earl Coleman (vocals -2,3)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 7, 1956
1. 1031B. Swift
2. 1032My Ideal
3. 1034Two Different Worlds
4. 1035Ee-Ah
5. 1036B. Quick
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 095, OJCCD 095-2.

Sonny Rollins, Vol. 1  (Blue Note BLP 1542)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Gene Ramey (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 16, 1956
tk.1Decision
tk.2Plain Jane
tk.5Sonnysphere
tk.6How Are Things In Glocca Morra
tk.8Bluesnote
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81542 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 81542 2.

1957

Sonny Rollins - Way Out West  (Contemporary C 3530)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, March 7, 1957
I'm An Old Cowhand
Solitude
Come, Gone
Wagon Wheels
There Is No Greater Love
Way Out West
** also issued on Contemporary S 7530; Original Jazz Classics OJC 337, OJCCD 337-2. Stereo S 7017 entitled "Way Out West In Stereo".

Sonny Rollins - Contemporary Alternate Takes  (Contemporary C 7651)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Brown (bass) Shelly Manne (drums): same session
Los Angeles, CA, March 7, 1957
I'm An Old Cowhand (alt. take)
Way Out West (alt. take)
Come, Gone (alt. take)
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Victor Feldman (vibraphone -3) Hampton Hawes (piano) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, October 20, 21 & 22, 1958
1.I've Found A New Baby (alt. take)
2.The Song Is You (alt. take)
3.You (alt. take)

Max Roach - Jazz In 3/4 Time  (EmArcy SR 80002)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bill Wallace (piano) George Morrow (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Capitol Studios, Hollywood, CA, March 21, 1957
JB8Lover (stereo edit)
** also issued on Mercury SR 60193.

Sonny Rollins, Vol. 2  (Blue Note BLP 1558)

J.J. Johnson (trombone -1,2,4/6) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano -1,2,4/6) Thelonious Monk (piano -3,6) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 14, 1957
1. tk.1Why Don't I
2. tk.4Wail March
3. tk.6Reflections
4. tk.7Poor Butterfly
5. tk.11You Stepped Out Of A Dream
6. tk.12Misterioso
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81558 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 46818 2, CDP 7 81558 2, B1-ST 81558.

Kenny Dorham - Jazz Contrasts  (Riverside RLP 12-239)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Hank Jones (piano) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Max Roach (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, May 21, 1957
But Beautiful
I'll Remember April
Falling In Love With Love
La Villa
add Betty Glamann (harp)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, May 27, 1957
My Old Flame
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1105; Original Jazz Classics OJC 028, OJCCD 028-2.

Sonny Rollins - The Sound Of Sonny  (Riverside RLP 12-241)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano -1,2) Percy Heath (bass -1,2) Roy Haynes (drums -1,2)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 11, 1957
1.Dearly Beloved
2.Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye
3.It Could Happen To You
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 12, 1957
Just In Time
Toot, Toot, Tootsie
Cutie
Mangoes
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano -2) Paul Chambers (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 19, 1957
1.The Last Time I Saw Paris
2.What Is There To Say
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 029, OJCCD 029-2.
** part of Milestone M 47007.

Various Artists - Blues For Tomorrow  (Riverside RLP 12-243)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Paul Chambers (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 19, 1957
Funky Hotel Blues
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 030, OJCCD 030-2.

Miles Davis - John Coltrane - Sonny Rollins  (Ozone 18)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor or Philly Joe Jones (drums)
radio broadcast, "Cafe Bohemia", NYC, July 13, 1957
Four (Roy's Romp)
Bye Bye Blackbird

Miles Davis - Makin' Wax  (Chakra (It) TH 100 MD)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor or Philly Joe Jones (drums): same session
radio broadcast, "Cafe Bohemia", NYC, July 13, 1957
It Never Entered My Mind

Miles Davis - Rare Unreleased Broadcasts  (Yadeon (J) 502)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor or Philly Joe Jones (drums): same session
radio broadcast, "Cafe Bohemia", NYC, July 13, 1957
Walkin' (incomplete)

Sonny Rollins - Newk's Time  (Blue Note BLP 4001)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano -1,2,4/6) Doug Watkins (bass -1,2,4/6) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 22, 1957
1. tk.5Tune Up
2. tk.9Asiatic Race
3. tk.13Surrey With The Fringe On Top
4. tk.15Wonderful, Wonderful
5. tk.17Namely You
6. tk.19Blues For "Philly" Jones
** also issued on Blue Note BST 84001, CDP 7 84001 2.

Abbey Lincoln - That's Him  (Riverside RLP 12-251)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano -1/6,8, bass -7) Paul Chambers (bass -1/6,8) Max Roach (drums) Abbey Lincoln (vocals)
NYC, October 28, 1957
1.Strong Man
2.Happiness Is Just A Thing Called Joe
3.My Man
4.That's Him
5.I Must Have That Man
6.Porgy
7.Don't Explain
8.When A Woman Loves A Man
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1107; Original Jazz Classics OJC 085, OJCCD 085-2.

Abbey Lincoln - That's Him  (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 085-2)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Max Roach (drums) Abbey Lincoln (vocals)
NYC, October 28, 1957
I Must Have That Man (take 3)
Porgy (take 1)
** reissue of Riverside RLP 12-251 + 2 bonus tracks.

Sonny Rollins - A Night At The Village Vanguard  (Blue Note BLP 1581)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Don Bailey (bass) Pete LaRoca (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, afternoon set, November 3, 1957
tk.2A Night In Tunisia (afternoon)
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Wilbur Ware (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, evening set, November 3, 1957
tk.10That Ol' Devil Moon
tk.12Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
tk.13Sonnymoon For Two
tk.14I Can't Get Started
tk.17Striver's Row
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81581 (pseudo stereo).

Sonny Rollins - More From The Vanguard  (Blue Note BN-LA475-H2)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Don Bailey (bass) Pete LaRoca (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, afternoon set, November 3, 1957
tk.3I've Got You Under My Skin
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Wilbur Ware (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, evening set, November 3, 1957
tk.6A Night In Tunisia (evening)
tk.7Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (alt. take)
tk.8Four
tk.9Woody'n You
tk.11What Is This Thing Called Love
tk.15I'll Remember April
tk.16Get Happy (long version)
tk.18All The Things You Are
tk.19Get Happy (short version)

Sonny Rollins/Thad Jones - Sonny Rollins Plays  (Period SPL 1204)

Jimmy Cleveland (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Gil Coggins (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Kenny Dennis (drums)
NYC, November 4, 1957
Sonnymoon For Two
Like Someone In Love
Theme From Pathetique Symphony

Dizzy Gillespie - Duets  (Verve MGV 8260)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, December 11, 1957
21845-2 | 62VK451Wheatleigh Hall
21846Sumphin'
** part of Verve VE2 2505.

Dizzy Gillespie/Sonny Stitt/Sonny Rollins - Sonny Side Up  (Verve MGV 8262)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) Sonny Stitt (alto saxophone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Tommy Bryant (bass) Charlie Persip (drums)
NYC, December 19, 1957
21857 | 62VK497The Eternal Triangle
21857AOn The Sunny Side Of The Street
21857B | 62VK498After Hours
21857C | 63VK627I Know That You Know
** part of Verve VE2 2505.

1958

Sonny Rollins - Freedom Suite  (Riverside RLP 12-258)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Max Roach (drums)
NYC, February 11, 1958
Someday I'll Find You
Will You Still Be Mine
Till There Was You (take 4)
Shadow Waltz
same personnel
NYC, March 7, 1958
The Freedom Suite
** also issued on Jazzland JLP 86, JLP 986 entitled "Shadow Waltz". Riverside RS 3010; Original Jazz Classics OJC 067, OJCCD 067-2.
** part of Milestone M 47007.

Sonny Rollins - The Freedom Suite Plus  (Milestone M 47007)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Max Roach (drums): same personnel
NYC, February 11, 1958
Till There Was You (take 3)
** same contents as Riverside RLP 12-241 + RLP 12-258 + 2 bonus tracks.

Various Artists - Newport Jazz Festival 1958-59  (FDC (It) 1024)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 7, 1958
I Want To Be Happy

Sonny Rollins And The Big Brass  (Metrojazz E 1002)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass -1/3) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums -1/3)
Beltone Studios, NYC, July 10, 1958
1.What's My Name (mono edit)
2.If You Were The Only Girl In The World
3.Manhattan
4.Body And Soul
Nat Adderley (cornet) Reunald Jones, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry (trumpet) Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Frank Rehak (trombone) Don Butterfield (tuba) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Dick Katz (piano) Rene Thomas (guitar) Henry Grimes (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor)
Metropolitan Studios, NYC, July 11, 1958
Who Cares
Love Is A Simple Thing
Grand Street (mono ending)
Far Out East
** also issued on Metrojazz SE 1002.

Sonny Rollins And The Big Brass  (Metrojazz SE 1002)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums)
Beltone Studios, NYC, July 10, 1958
What's My Name
Nat Adderley (cornet) Reunald Jones, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry (trumpet) Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Frank Rehak (trombone) Don Butterfield (tuba) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Dick Katz (piano) Rene Thomas (guitar) Henry Grimes (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor)
Metropolitan Studios, NYC, July 11, 1958
Grand Street (stereo ending)
** reissue of Metrojazz E 1002.

Sonny Rollins - Brass And Trio  (Verve V/V6 8430)

Nat Adderley (cornet) Reunald Jones, Ernie Royal, Clark Terry (trumpet) Billy Byers, Jimmy Cleveland, Frank Rehak (trombone) Don Butterfield (tuba) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Dick Katz (piano) Rene Thomas (guitar) Henry Grimes (bass) Roy Haynes (drums) Ernie Wilkins (arranger, conductor): same session
Metropolitan Studios, NYC, July 11, 1958
Grand Street (Verve ending)

Sonny Rollins At Music Inn/Teddy Edwards At Falcon's Lair With Joe Castro  (Metrojazz E 1011)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) John Lewis (piano -1,4) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
"Music Inn", Lenox, MA, August 31, 1958
1.Doxy (John's Other Theme)
2.Limehouse Blues
3.I'll Follow My Secret Heart
4.You Are Too Beautiful
** also issued on Metrojazz SE 1011.

The Modern Jazz Quartet At Music Inn, Vol. 2 - Guest Artist: Sonny Rollins  (Atlantic LP 1299)

Milt Jackson (vibraphone) John Lewis (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Connie Kay (drums) with guest artist: Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone)
"Music Inn", Lenox, MA, August 31, 1958
3937Bags' Groove
3938Night In Tunisia
** also issued on Atlantic SD 1299.

Sonny Rollins And The Contemporary Leaders  (Contemporary M 3564)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Victor Feldman (vibraphone -4) Hampton Hawes (piano -1,2,4/8) Barney Kessel (guitar) Leroy Vinnegar (bass) Shelly Manne (drums -1,2,4/6,8)
Los Angeles, CA, October 20, 21 & 22, 1958
1.I've Told Ev'ry Little Star
2.Rock-A-Bye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody
3.How High The Moon
4.You
5.I've Found A New Baby
6.Alone Together
7.In The Chapel In The Moonlight
8.The Song Is You
** also issued on Contemporary S 7564; Original Jazz Classics OJC 340, OJCCD 340-2.

1959

Sonny Rollins Trio In Sweden 1959  (Ingo (It) nine)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Joe Harris (drums)
Stockholm, Sweden, February, 1959
Paul's Pal
Love Letters
It Don't Mean A Thing

Sonny Rollins Trio In Stockholm 1959 - St. Thomas  (Dragon (Swd) DRLP 73)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Pete LaRoca (drums)
radio broadcast, Stockholm, Sweden, March 4, 1959
Another Me, Another You
I've Told Ev'ry Little Star
Stay As Sweet As You Are
How High The Moon
Oleo
same personnel
Nalen, Sweden, March, 1959
St. Thomas
Paul's Pal

Sonny Rollins - Sonny Moon For Two  (Moon (It) MLP 015-1)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Pete LaRoca (drums): same personnel
Stockholm, Sweden, March 5, 1959
I Remember You
I've Told Every Little Star
Oleo
Will You Still Be Mine
It Could Happen To You
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
"Kongresshaus", Zurich, Switzerland, September 6, 1968
Sonnymoon For Two
** also issued on Moon (It) MCD 015-2.

Sonny Rollins - Aix En Provence 1959  (Royal Jazz (D) RJD 520)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Kenny Clarke (drums)
Aix En Provence, France, March 11, 1959
Woody'n You
But Not For Me
Lady Bird

Sonny Rollins - Sixties Standards  (Bandstand (J) TKCB-70068)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Pete LaRoca (drums)
Continental, March, 1959
It Could Happen To You
I Remember You
Will You Still Be Mine
I've Told Ev'ry Little Star
Don Cherry (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Continental, January, 1963
Everything Happens To Me
On Green Dolphin Street
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
Continental, November, 1965
Night And Day

1962 (age 32)

Sonny Rollins - The Bridge  (RCA Victor LPM 2527)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Jim Hall (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Harry Saunders (drums)
NYC, January 30, 1962
N2PW1260God Bless The Child
Ben Riley (drums) replaces Saunders
NYC, February 13, 1962
N2PW1264John S
N2PW1265You Do Something To Me
N2PW1266Where Are You
same personnel
NYC, February 14, 1962
N2PW1262Without A Song
N2PW1267The Bridge
** also issued on RCA Victor LSP 2527.

Sonny Rollins - What's New  (RCA Victor LPM 2572)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Jim Hall (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Ben Riley (drums) Dennis Charles, Frank Charles, Willie Rodriguez (percussion)
NYC, April 5, 1962
N2PW1952The Nights Has A Thousand Eyes
same personnel
NYC, April 25, 1962
N2PW1947If Ever I Would Leave You
same personnel
NYC, April 26, 1962
N2PW1949Brownskin Gal
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Candido (percussion)
NYC, May 14, 1962
N2PW2228Jungoso
N2PW2268Bluesongo
** also issued on RCA Victor LSP 2572.

Sonny Rollins - What's New  (RCA Victor (E) RD 2572)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Jim Hall (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Ben Riley (drums) Dennis Charles, Frank Charles, Willie Rodriguez (percussion)
NYC, April 25, 1962
Don't Stop The Carnival
** also issued on RCA Victor (E) SF 2572.

Sonny Rollins - Our Man In Jazz  (RCA Victor LPM 2612)

Don Cherry (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
"Village Gate", NYC, July 27-30, 1962
Oleo
Dearly Beloved
Doxy
** also issued on RCA Victor LSP 2612.

Sonny Rollins - European Concerts  (Bandstand (It) BDLP 1502)

Don Cherry (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
Continental, 1962
Sonnymoon For Two

1963

Sonny Rollins/Don Cherry - Rollins Meets Cherry, Vol. 1  (Moon (It) MCD 053-2)

Don Cherry (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, January 15, 1963
Without A Song
On Green Dolphin Street
Solitude
Sonnymoon (Sonnymoon For Two)

Sonny Rollins/Don Cherry - Rollins Meets Cherry, Vol. 2  (Moon (It) MCD 054-2)

Don Cherry (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Billy Higgins (drums): same session
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, January 15, 1963
52nd Street Theme
On Green Dolphin Street
Solitude
Without A Song

Sonny Rollins - In Stuttgart Europe  (Unique Jazz UJ 002)

Don Cherry (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Billy Higgins (drums): same personnel
broadcast, "L'Olympia", Paris, France, January 19, 1963
Solitude
On Green Dolphin Street
Without A Song
Sonnymoon For Two

Sonny Rollins - Live In Paris 1963  (Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 101)

Don Cherry (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Billy Higgins (drums): same session
broadcast, "L'Olympia", Paris, France, January 19, 1963
Announcement By S. Rollins
Everything Happens To Me
52nd Street Theme

Sonny Rollins Quartet - Stuttgart 1963 Concert  (Jazz Connoisseur (Israeli) JC 106)

Don Cherry (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Billy Higgins (drums): same personnel
"Liederhalle", Stuttgart, West Germany, January 29, 1963
52nd Street Theme
On Green Dolphin Street
Sonnymoon For Two (Sonneymoon For Two)
** also issued on Jazz Anthology (F) JA 5235 entitled "Sonny Rollins Quartet - Stuttgart 1963".

Sonny Rollins-Don Cherry Quartet - Complete 1963 Stuttgart Concert  (Rare Live Recordings (Eu) RLR 88645)

Don Cherry (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Billy Higgins (drums): same session
"Liederhalle", Stuttgart, West Germany, January 29, 1963
Oleo

Sonny Rollins Quartet In Europe 1963, Vol. 1  (Jazz Up (It) JU 313)

Don Cherry (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Billy Higgins (drums): same personnel
"Falkonercentret", Copenhagen, Denmark, January, 1963
On Green Dolphin Street
Introduction
Without A Song
Oleo
Sonny's Tune
Sonny's Tune 2nd Version

Sonny Rollins Quartet In Europe 1963, Vol. 2  (Jazz Up (It) JU 314)

Don Cherry (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Billy Higgins (drums): same session
"Falkonercentret", Copenhagen, Denmark, January, 1963
52nd Street Theme
On Green Dolphin Street
Solitude
Without A Song

Gary Burton/Sonny Rollins/Clark Terry - 3 In Jazz  (RCA Victor LPM 2725)

Don Cherry (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Henry Grimes (bass) Billy Higgins (drums): same personnel
NYC, February 20, 1963
PPA1-3260I Could Write A Book
PPA1-3261You Are My Lucky Star
PPA1-3262There Will Never Be Another You
** also issued on RCA Victor LSP 2725.

Sonny Rollins/Coleman Hawkins - Sonny Meets Hawk!  (RCA Victor LPM 2712)

Coleman Hawkins, Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Paul Bley (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Roy McCurdy (drums)
NYC, July 15, 1963
PPA5-5402All The Things You Are
PPA5-5403Lover Man
PPA5-5404Yesterdays
Henry Grimes (bass) replaces Cranshaw
NYC, July 18, 1963
PPA5-5406Just Friends
PPA5-5407At McKie's'
PPA5-5408Summertime
** also issued on RCA Victor LSP 2712.

1964

Sonny Rollins - Now's The Time  (RCA Victor LPM 2927)

Thad Jones (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Roy McCurdy (drums)
NYC, January 20, 1964
RPA1-2901-1052nd Street Theme
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano -2,3) Ron Carter (bass) Roy McCurdy (drums)
NYC, February 14, 1964
1. RPA1-2904-FSt. Thomas
2. RPA1-2908-8Now's The Time
3. RPA1-2978-7'Round Midnight
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Roy McCurdy (drums)
NYC, February 18, 1964
RPA1-2907-CAfternoon In Paris
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Roy McCurdy (drums)
NYC, April 14, 1964
RPA1-2902-EBlue 'N' Boogie
RPA1-2903-DI Remember Clifford
RPA1-2906-DFour
** also issued on RCA Victor LSP 2927.

Sonny Rollins - After The Bridge  (RCA Bluebird (F) 5634-1-RB11)

Thad Jones (cornet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Roy McCurdy (drums)
NYC, January 20, 1964
RPA1-2903-8I Remember Clifford
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano -3/6) Ron Carter (bass) Roy McCurdy (drums)
NYC, February 14, 1964
1. RPA1-2901-D52nd Street Theme
2. RPA1-2905-?Four II
3. RPA1-2905-AFour I
4. RPA1-2906-8Django
5. RPA1-2907-12Afternoon In Paris
6. RPA1-2910-3Now's The Time
7.St. Thomas
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) David Izenzon, Teddy Smith (bass) Stu Martin (drums)
NYC, June 11, 1964
RPA1-4388-?Trav'lin' Light
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, July 2, 1964
RPA1-6025-3Winter Wonderland
RPA1-6026-6When You Wish Upon A Star

Sonny Rollins - The Standard  (RCA Victor LPM 3355)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Jim Hall (guitar) David Izenzon, Teddy Smith (bass) Stu Martin (drums)
NYC, June 11, 1964
RPA1-4388Trav'lin' Light
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, June 23, 1964
RPA1-7091I'll Be Seeing You
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Jim Hall (guitar -1) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, June 24, 1964
1. RPA1-4393My Ship
2. RPA1-7090-1Three Little Words
3. RPA1-7092-1Night And Day
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Jim Hall (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
NYC, June 26, 1964
RPA1-4395Love Letters
RPA1-4396Long Ago And Far Away
Herbie Hancock (piano) replaces Hall
NYC, July 2, 1964
RPA1-4399It Could Happen To You
RPA1-6024My One And Only Love
omit Hancock
NYC, July 9, 1964
RPA1-6029-1Autumn Nocturne
** also issued on RCA Victor LSP 3355.

1965

Sonny Rollins - There Will Never Be Another You  (Impulse! IA 9349)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Billy Higgins, Mickey Roker (drums)
"The Museum Of Modern Art", NYC, June 17, 1965
On Green Dolphin Street
Three Little Words
Mademoiselle De Paris
To A Wild Rose
There Will Never Be Another You

Sonny Rollins On Impulse!  (Impulse! A 91)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ray Bryant (piano) Walter Booker (bass) Mickey Roker (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, July 8, 1965
On Green Dolphin Street
Everything Happens To Me
Hold 'Em Joe
Blue Room
Three Little Words
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 223.

Sonny Rollins Quintet In Europe  (Unique Jazz UJ 29)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Kenny Drew (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
broadcast, Berlin, West Germany, October 30, 1965
Oleo
Sonny's Blues
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Jymie Merritt (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"Stefaniensaal", Graz, Austria, November 12, 1966
Lover

Sonny Rollins Trio Live In Europe '65  (Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 118)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Alan Dawson (drums)
live in Tivoli, Copenhagen, Denmark & Johanneshow Isstadion, Stockholm, Sweden, November 1 & 2, 1965
Night And Day
Sonnymoon For Two
Medley: Oleo / Sonnymoon For Two / Three Little Words

Ornette Coleman/Sonny Rollins - The Paris Concert '65  (Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 121/22)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Alan Dawson (drums): same personnel
"Salle De La Mutualite", Paris, France, November 4, 1965
unknown titles

Sonny Rollins In Paris  (Jazzway (It) LLM 1501)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Gilbert Rovere (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
live in Paris, France, 1965 or 1966?
I Can't Get Started
Three Little Words
St. Thomas
There Will Never Be Another You
When I Grow Too Old To Dream
Mademoiselle De Paris

1966

Sonny Rollins - Alfie (Soundtrack)  (Impulse! A 9111)

J.J. Johnson (trombone -1,2) Jimmy Cleveland (trombone -3/6) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) Robert Ashton, Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Danny Bank (baritone saxophone) Roger Kellaway (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Walter Booker (bass) Frankie Dunlop (drums) Oliver Nelson (arranger, conductor)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, January 26, 1966
1. 90466Alfie's Theme Differently
2. 90467Street Runner With Child
3. 90468Transition Theme For Minor Blues Or Little Malcolm Loves His Dad
4. 90469He's Younger Than You Are
5. 90470On Impulse!
6. 90471Alfie's Theme
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 224.

Sonny Rollins - East Broadway Run Down  (Impulse! A 9121)

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet -1) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 9, 1966
1.East Broadway Run Down
2.Blessing In Disguise
3.We Kiss In A Shadow
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 161.

Max Roach Quintet & Sonny Rollins Trio - Graz 1963 Concert  (Jazz Connoisseur (Israeli) JC 108)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Jymie Merritt (bass) Max Roach (drums)
"Stefaniensaal", Graz, Austria, November 12, 1966
Love Walked In (Title Unknown)
Poinciana

1968

Sonny Rollins In Denmark 1  (Moon (It) MCD 037-2)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
"Kongresshaus", Zurich, Switzerland, September 6, 1968
Four
Naima

Sonny Rollins In Denmark 2  (Moon (It) MCD 038-2)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen (bass) Albert Heath (drums): same personnel
"Jazzhus Montmartre", Copenhagen, Denmark, September, 1968
Three Little Words
St. Thomas
Sonnymoon For Two
Medley
When Lights Are Low

1972 (age 42)

Sonny Rollins' Next Album  (Milestone MSP 9042)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) George Cables (piano, electric piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums) Arthur Jenkins (congas, percussion -1)
NYC, July 14, 1972
1.Playin' In The Yard
2.Keep Hold Of Yourself
Sonny Rollins (tenor,soprano saxophone) George Cables (piano, electric piano) Bob Cranshaw (bass, electric bass) David Lee (drums) Arthur Jenkins (congas, percussion -2)
NYC, July 27, 1972
1.Poinciana
2.The Everywhere Calypso
3.Skylark
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 312, OJCCD 312-2.

1973

Sonny Rollins - Horn Culture  (Milestone MSP 9051)

Sonny Rollins (tenor,soprano saxophone) Walter Davis Jr. (piano, electric piano) Yoshiaki Masuo (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) David Lee (drums) Mtume (percussion, piano -1/5)
NYC, June, July, 1973;
Berkeley, CA, June 7, 1973
1.Pictures In The Reflection Of A Golden Horn
2.Sais
3.Notes For Eddie
4.God Bless The Child
5.Love Man
6.Good Morning, Heartache
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 314, OJCCD 314-2.

Sonny Rollins Quintet/Jackie McLean Quintet In Concert - Chateauvallon 1973: The <<Jazz>> Collection  (Editoriale Pantheon (It) JCD 04)

Sonny Rollins (tenor,soprano saxophone) Walter Davis Jr. (piano, electric piano) Yoshiaki Masuo (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) David Lee (drums)
live in Chateauvallon, France, August 21, 1973
St. Thomas
Alfie's Theme

Sonny Rollins In Japan  (Victor (J) SMJ-6030)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Yoshiaki Masuo (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) David Lee (drums) Mtume (percussion, piano)
"Nakano Sun Plaza Hall", Tokyo, Japan, September 30, 1973
Powaii
St. Thomas
Alfie
Moritat (Mack The Knife)

1974

Sonny Rollins - The Cutting Edge  (Milestone MSP 9059)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Rufus Harley (bagpipes -5) Stanley Cowell (piano) Yoshiaki Masuo (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) David Lee (drums) Mtume (congas)
"Montreux Jazz Festival", "Casino De Montreux", Switzerland, July 6, 1974
1.The Cutting Edge
2.To A Wild Rose
3.First Moves
4.A House Is Not A Home
5.Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 468, OJCCD 468-2.

Sonny Rollins - First Moves  (Jazz Door (G) JD 1271)

Rufus Harley (soprano saxophone, bagpipes) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Yoshiaki Masuo (guitar) Gene Perla (bass) David Lee (drums)
German radio station "Deutschlandradio Kultur", radio broadcast, Belgrade, Yugoslavia, November 12, 1974
First Moves
Look For The Silver Lining
To A Wild Rose
Alfie's Theme

1975

Sonny Rollins - Nucleus  (Milestone MSP 9064)

Raul DeSouza (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bennie Maupin (tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, saxello, lyricon) George Duke (piano, electric piano, synthesizer) Chuck Rainey (electric bass) Eddie Moore (drums) Mtume (congas, percussion)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, September 2-5, 1975
Lucille
Are You Ready
Cosmet
Duke plays (piano, electric piano)
Gwaligo
Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Roy McCurdy (drums) replaces Rainey, Moore
Azalea
omit DeSouza, Mtume
Newkleus
add Raul DeSouza (trombone)
My Reverie
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 620, OJCCD 620-2.

1976

Sonny Rollins - The Way I Feel  (Milestone MSP 9074)

Oscar Brashear, Gene Coe, Chuck Findley (trumpet) George Bohanon, Lew McCreary (trombone) Alan Robinson, Marilyn Robinson (French horn) Don Waldrop (tuba) Bill Green (piccolo, flute, soprano saxophone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Patrice Rushen (piano, electric piano, clavinet, synthesizer) Lee Ritenour (guitar) Charles Meeks (electric bass) Billy Cobham (drums) Bill Summers (congas, percussion)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, August-October, 1976
Island Lady
Asfrantation Woogie
Happy Feel
Shout It Out
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Patrice Rushen (piano, electric piano, clavinet, synthesizer) Lee Ritenour (guitar) Alex Blake (bass) Billy Cobham (drums) Bill Summers (congas, percussion)
Love Reborn
Oscar Brashear, Gene Coe, Chuck Findley (trumpet) George Bohanon, Lew McCreary (trombone) Alan Robinson, Marilyn Robinson (French horn) Don Waldrop (tuba) Bill Green (piccolo, flute, soprano saxophone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Patrice Rushen (piano, electric piano, clavinet, synthesizer) Lee Ritenour (guitar) Alex Blake (bass) Billy Cobham (drums) Bill Summers (congas, percussion)
The Way I Feel About You
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Patrice Rushen (piano, electric piano, clavinet, synthesizer) Lee Ritenour (guitar) Alex Blake (electric bass) Billy Cobham (drums) Bill Summers (congas, percussion)
Charm Baby
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 666-2.

Sonny Rollins - Island Lady  (Joker (J) UPS 2062)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Mike Wolff (piano) Aurell Ray (guitar) Don Pate (bass) Eddie Moore (drums)
Continental, October, 1976
Don't Stop The Carnival
Charm Baby
Keep Hold Of Yourself (Keep Old Yourself)
Easy Living
Lucille
Island Lady
Strode Rode

1977

Sonny Rollins - Easy Living  (Milestone MSP 9080)

Sonny Rollins (tenor,soprano saxophone) George Duke (keyboards) Charles Icarus Johnson (guitar) Byron Miller (electric bass) Tony Williams (drums) Bill Summers (congas)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, August 3-6, 1977
Isn't She Lovely
Sonny Rollins (tenor,soprano saxophone) George Duke (keyboards) Charles Icarus Johnson (guitar) Paul Jackson (electric bass) Tony Williams (drums)
Down The Line
My One And Only Love
Arroz Con Pollo
Hear What I'm Saying
omit Johnson
Easy Living
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 893-2.

1978

Sonny Rollins - Don't Stop The Carnival  (Milestone M 55005)

Donald Byrd (trumpet, flugelhorn -5/9) Sonny Rollins (tenor,soprano saxophone) Mark Soskin (piano, electric piano) Aurell Ray (electric guitar) Jerome Harris (electric bass) Tony Williams (drums)
"Great American Music Hall", San Francisco, CA, April 13, 14 & 15, 1978
1.Don't Stop The Carnival
2.Silver City
3.Autumn Nocturne
4.Camel
5.Nobody Else But Me
6.Non-Cents
7.A Child's Prayer
8.President Hayes
9.Sais
** also issued on Milestone MCD 55005-2.

Milestone Jazzstars - In Concert  (Milestone M 55006)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums)
"Masonic Auditorium", San Francisco, CA, "University Of Wisconsin", Madison, WI & "Yale University", New Haven, CT, September 22, October 15 & 22, 1978
The Cutting Edge
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone)
Continuum
Sonny Rollins (soprano saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums)
Nubia
Rollins plays (tenor saxophone)
N.O. Blues
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano)
In A Sentimental Mood
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Ron Carter (bass) Al Foster (drums)
Don't Stop The Carnival
** also issued on Milestone MCD 55006-2.

1979

Sonny Rollins - Don't Ask  (Milestone M 9090)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone, lyricon, piano) Mark Soskin (piano, electric piano, synthesizer -1,3,5/7) Larry Coryell (guitar -2/5,7) Jerome Harris (electric bass -1,3,5/7) Al Foster (drums -1,3,5/7) Bill Summers (congas, percussion -1,3,5/7)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, May 15-18, 1979
1.Harlem Boys
2.The File
3.Disco Monk
4.My Ideal
5.Don't Ask
6.Tai-Chi
7.And Then, My Love, I Found You
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 915-2.

1980 (age 50)

Sonny Rollins - Love At First Sight  (Milestone M 9098)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone, lyricon) George Duke (piano, electric piano -1/5) Stanley Clarke (electric bass) Al Foster (drums -1/3,5) Bill Summers (congas, percussion -1/5)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, May 9-12, 1980
1.Little Lu
2.The Dream That We Fell Out Of
3.Strode Rode
4.The Very Thought Of You
5.Caress
6.Double Feature
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 753-2.

The Rolling Stones - Tattoo You  (Rolling Stones COC 16052)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) The Rolling Stones (rock group)
Los Angeles, CA, 1980
Slave
Waiting On A Friend
** also issued on Rolling Stones FC 40502.

1981

Sonny Rollins - No Problem  (Milestone M 9104)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone) Bobby Broom (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (bass) Tony Williams (drums)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, December 9-15, 1981
No Problem
Here You Come Again
Jo-Jo
Coconut Bread
Penny Saved
Illusions
Joyous Lake
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1014-2.

1982

Sonny Rollins - Reel Life  (Milestone M 9108)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Bobby Broom (guitar) Yoshiaki Masuo (guitar, electric guitar, claves -2/7) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass, cabasa) Jack DeJohnette (drums, congas, maracas) Lucille Rollins (cowbells)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, August 17-22, 1982
1.My Little Brown Book
2.Best Wishes
3.Reel Life
4.McGhee
5.Rosita's Best Friend
6.Sonny Side Up
7.Solo Reprise (Sonny)

1983

Pat Metheny/Sonny Rollins - Dream Teams  (Bugsy BGS 034/2)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Alphonso Johnson (electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
"Yomiuri Land, Open Theater East", Tokyo, Japan, July 31, 1983
Coconut Bread
Don't Stop The Carnival
Mc Ghee
Moritat (Mack The Knife)

Sonny Rollins - The Meeting  (All Of Us AS 40)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Pat Metheny (electric guitar) Alphonso Johnson (electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums): same session
"Yomiuri Land, Open Theater East", Tokyo, Japan, July 31, 1983
Mc Ghee
The Meeting

1984

Sonny Rollins - Sunny Days, Starry Nights  (Milestone M 9122)

Clifton Anderson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Mark Soskin (piano, electric piano, celeste, synthesizer) Russell Blake (electric bass) Tommy Campbell (drums) Lucille Rollins (cowbells -1,6)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, January 23-27, 1984
1.Mava Mava
2.I'm Old Fashioned
3.Wynton
4.Tell Me You Love Me
5.I'll See You Again
6.Kilauea
** also issued on Milestone MCD 9122-2.

1985

Sonny Rollins - The Solo Album  (Milestone M 9137)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone)
Sculpture Garden, "The Museum Of Modern Art", NYC, July 19, 1985
Soloscope, Part 1
Soloscope, Part 2
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 956-2.

Sonny Rollins - Just Once  (Jazz Door (G) JD 12121)

Clifton Anderson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Mark Soskin (keyboards) Jerome Harris (bass) Tommy Campbell (drums)
circa 1985
Just Once
Autumn Nocturne
I'm Old Fashioned
Allison
St. Thomas

1986

Sonny Rollins Plays G-Man  (Milestone M 9150)

Clifton Anderson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Mark Soskin (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Marvin "Smitty" Smith (drums)
Opus 40, Saugerties, NYC, August 16, 1986, April 9, 1987
G-Man
Kim
Don't Stop The Carnival
** also issued on Milestone MCD 9150-2.

Sonny Rollins Plays G-Man  (Milestone MCD 9150-2)

Clifton Anderson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Mark Soskin (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Marvin "Smitty" Smith (drums): same session
Opus 40, Saugerties, NYC, August 16, 1986, April 9, 1987
Tenor Madness
** reissue of Milestone M 9150 + 1 bonus track.

1987

Sonny Rollins - Dancing In The Dark  (Milestone M 9155)

Clifton Anderson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Mark Soskin (piano, electric piano) Jerome Harris (electric bass, rhythm guitar) Marvin "Smitty" Smith (drums)
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, September 15-25, 1987
Just Once
O.T.Y.O.G.
Promise
Duke Of Iron
Dancing In The Dark
I'll String Along With You
Allison
** also issued on Milestone MCD 9155-2.

Sonny Rollins - Dancing In The Dark  (Milestone MCD 9155-2)

Clifton Anderson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Mark Soskin (piano, electric piano) Jerome Harris (electric bass, rhythm guitar) Marvin "Smitty" Smith (drums): same session
Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA, September 15-25, 1987
Allison (alt. take)
** reissue of Milestone M 9155 + 1 bonus track.

1989

Sonny Rollins - Falling In Love With Jazz  (Milestone M 9179)

Branford Marsalis, Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Jerome Harris (electric bass) Jeff Watts (drums)
NYC, June 3, 1989
For All We Know
I Should Care
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Mark Soskin (piano) Jerome Harris (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
NYC, August 5, 1989
Tennessee Waltz
Little Girl Blue
Clifton Anderson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Mark Soskin (piano, electric piano) Jerome Harris (electric guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
NYC, September 9, 1989
Falling In Love With Love
Sister
** also issued on Milestone MCD 9179-2.

Sonny Rollins - Falling In Love With Jazz  (Milestone MCD 9179-2)

Clifton Anderson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Mark Soskin (piano, electric piano) Jerome Harris (electric guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums): same session
NYC, September 9, 1989
Amanda
** reissue of Milestone M 9179 + 1 bonus track.

1991 (age 61)

Sonny Rollins - Here's To The People  (Milestone MCD 9194-2)

Clifton Anderson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Mark Soskin (piano) Jerome Harris (guitar) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Steve Jordan (drums)
NYC, August 10, 1991
Here's To The People
Lucky Day
Jack DeJohnette (drums) replaces Jordan
NYC, August 17, 1991
Doc Phil
omit Anderson
NYC, August 24, 1991
Why Was I Born
Someone To Watch Over Me
Long Ago And Far Away
Roy Hargrove (trumpet) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Mark Soskin (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Al Foster (drums)
NYC, August 27, 1991
I Wish I Knew
Young Boy

1993

Sonny Rollins - Old Flames  (Milestone MCD 9215-2)

Jon Faddis, Byron Stripling (flugelhorn -1,7) Clifton Anderson (trombone) Alex Brofsky (French horn -1,7) Bob Stewart (tuba -1,7) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums) Jimmy Heath (arranger, conductor -1,7)
NYC, July, August, 1993
1.Darn That Dream
2.Where Or When
3.My Old Flame
4.Times Slimes
5.I See Your Face Before Me
6.Delia
7.Prelude To A Kiss

1995

Sonny Rollins + 3  (Milestone MCD 9250-2)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Stephen Scott (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
NYC, August 30, 1995
They Say It's Wonderful
Cabin In The Sky
Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Al Foster (drums)
NYC, October 7, 1995
What A Difference A Day Made
Biji
Mona Lisa
H.S.
I've Never Been In Love Before

1998

Sonny Rollins - Global Warming  (Milestone MCD 9280-2)

Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Stephen Scott (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Idris Muhammad (drums)
NYC, January 7, 1998
Echo-Side Blue
Mother Nature's Blues
Change Partners
Clifton Anderson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Stephen Scott (piano, kalimba) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Perry Wilson (drums) Victor See Yuen (percussion)
NYC, February 28, 1998
Island Lady
Global Warming
Clear-Cut Boogie

2000 (age 70)

Sonny Rollins - This Is What I Do  (Milestone MCD 9310-2)

Clifton Anderson (trombone -2,3) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Stephen Scott (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Jack DeJohnette (drums)
NYC, May 8 & 9, 2000
1.Salvador
2.Sweet Leilani
3.A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
4.The Moon Of Manakoora
Clifton Anderson (trombone) Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Stephen Scott (piano) Bob Cranshaw (electric bass) Perry Wilson (drums)
NYC, July 29, 2000
Did You See Harold Vick
Charles M.