Sonny Rollins Quartet

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Tenor Madness [Rudy Van Gelder Remaster]

  • Release Date: 12 Sep 2006
  • PRCD-30044-2

By the time this LP was released, Sonny Rollins already had such albums under his name as Worktime and Sonny Rollins Plus 4 in addition to his sideman exploits with the Clifford Brown/Max Roach Quintet. Even the critics who had been slow in recognizing what fellow jazzmen already knew–that here was a young giant in our midst–could not help see the light. Tenor Madness, in which he was joined by the rhythm section from the Miles Davis Quintet, further substantiated and underlined h… MORE

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ABOUT SONNY ROLLINS QUARTET

 

Sonny Rollins and John Coltrane met in 1956 and went on to largely define the state of jazz tenor saxophone in the mid-Fifties. Their playing set a standard that has been a benchmark of excellence for saxophonists—and others—ever since. The Sonny Rollins Quartet has included John Coltrane, Red Garland, Paul Chambers, and Philly Joe Jones.