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St. Thomas - Part One - Sonny Rollins Quartet - St. Thomas (Vinyl)

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  1. Sonny Rollins - tenor sax Tommy Flanagan - Piano Doug Watkins - Bass Max Roach - Drums Recorded for the Prestige LP 'Saxophone Collosus' 'St Thomas' was the first of Rollins experimentations with Calypso patterns that Rollins said wasn't so much an original as it was an arrangement of a well-known Caribbean melody reflecting his familial roots in the Virgin Islands.
  2. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of St. Thomas on Discogs. Label: Esquire - EP • Format: Vinyl 7 Sonny Rollins - St. Thomas (Vinyl) | Discogs.
  3. Nov 09,  · St. Thomas, a Single by Sonny Rollins Quartet. Released in on Prestige (catalog no. ; Vinyl 7"). Genres: Hard Bop/5(13).
  4. SONNY ROLLINS St. Thomas ( Swedish-only 7-track LP recorded live in Stockholm in with Henry Grimes on Bass & Pete La Roca on Drums unique picture sleeve. The sleeve shows just a little light wear & the vinyl is Excellent with minimalsigns of play DRLP73)Seller Rating: % positive.
  5. Walter Theodore "Sonny" Rollins (born September 7, ) is an American jazz tenor saxophonist who is widely recognized as one of the most important and influential jazz musicians. In a seven-decade career, he has recorded over sixty albums as a leader.
  6. "St. Thomas" is among the most recognizable instrumentals in the repertoire of American jazz tenor saxophonist Sonny Rollins. Although Rollins is commonly credited as its composer, the tune is based on the traditional English song "The Lincolnshire Poacher".By way of the folk process, "The Lincolnshire Poacher" evolved into a nursery song in the Virgin Islands, which Rollins' mother sang to.
  7. Track listing: Side one 1. "St. Thomas" (Sonny Rollins) 2. "You Don't Know What Love Is" (Gene de Paul, Don Raye) 3."Strode Rode" (Sonny Rollins) Side two 1."Moritat" (Kurt Weill, Bertolt Brecht) 2."Blue 7" (Sonny Rollins) Personnel: Sonny Rollins — tenor saxophone Tommy Flanagan — piano Doug Watkins — bass Max Roach — drums Released: Recorded: June

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