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Sonny Rollins

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Born in:New York,
United States of America
Year of Birth:1930


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'Saxophone Colossus' is an appropriate description for this tenor saxophone which is considered one of the greatest living jazz artists. Sonny Rollins made his first records recording at nineteen, late forties of the last century. Unlike Parker and Coltrane was the size of his talent immediately apparent. After examining the hard bop of the early fifties, he took Monk the idea for the melody insteadmore

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