Label: Roulette - SR-5002,Roulette - SR 5002 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Promo • Country: US • Genre: Jazz • Style: Soul-Jazz, Bop
Remember Me? What's New? Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Results 1 to 20 of Thread: Sonny Stitt: Whats his best? Thread Tools Show Printable Version. Sonny Alright - Inna - Lo-Fi New Album Sampler Whats his best? I heard John Coltrane was a huge Sonny Stitt fan, and when it comes to bop sax, most I know would put Stitt in their top 5. Heard a few things, but I haven't been sold on Sonny Stitt yet Are there some Stitt fans out there who would like to point the way to what you think is his best work?
I'd love to check it out. Sponsored Mame - Sonny Stitt - Stardust Remove Advertisements. Re: Sonny Stitt: Whats his best? Also Live at the Hi Hat Vol. Stitt did so many recordings that every person on SOTW could come up with their top 5 without repeating a title. I mean, Dexter Mame - Sonny Stitt - Stardust some bop lines, Miss Parker (The Dust Brothers Mix) - M.
Organ - Miss Parker played some bop lines, Joe, Cannonball et al Every line Stitt played was a bob line a la Charlie Parker and this was the double edged sword for Stitt. Originally Posted by CrazyRon. Comparison is the thief of joy. I love Stitt's tenor sound in his last recordings. Sonny's Back comes to mind just Mame - Sonny Stitt - Stardust the quality of his sound.
It's really cool to hear the contrast between the two players - Ammons is all bombast and in-your-face, ballsy tenor fire while Stitt is agile and almost whimsical at times on both horns. All of them! I saw Sonny Stitt live on numerous occasions and he was always at the top of his game.
Some of my fondest musical memories Here is a nice live recording of him from the early 50's playing Purple Moon - Amy Stroup - Tunnel. I've got a recording of him and Dexter on Lady be good I'll try to post it, if anyone is interested.
Gene Ammons and Sonny Stitt straight ahead is a great album too. Originally Posted by ikbtops. I 've been looking for the album CD Sonny Stitt with the newyorkers" for a long timeir apparently is out of print. One of my favourites but the only copy I have is on an old tape. If anyone has a CD I'd like to know Originally Posted by toughtenor. I've got it. When I Meu Coração - Mara Maravilha - Mara a chance, I'll email you the mp3s.
It's on the Sonny Stitt complete Roost sessions its a mosaic box set. Sonny Stitt sits in with the Oscar Peterson Trio. Au Privave? Oh man. I have the original vinyl but I dubbed it onto my iTunes so I wouldn't wear it out Click on that Amazon link and scroll down to the samples Mame - Sonny Stitt - Stardust who tells you different is lying. If you get these "free exercises" be prepared to pay dearly! Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page:. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del.
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