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The Quintessential Jazz Man Sonny Rollins

Rollins has been called the greatest living jazz improviser and the greatest virtuoso that jazz has ever produced. Rollins's latest release is "Silver City" (Milestone), a two disk anthology released by Milestone, his recording company, in celebration of their 25 year affiliation with Rollins. Rollins has played with musicians of modern jazz such as Thelonious Monk, Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, and Bud Powell. (REBROADCAST from 2/2/94)


Other segments from the episode on November 22, 1996

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 22, 1996: Interview with Sonny Rollins; Review of the television show "In Cold Blood"; Interview with William Shatner; Interview with Jeff Bridges; Review of the…


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