Richard Palmers biography of Sonny Rollins is a well-written indepth look at one of the jazz greats. This fine book gives the reader a fascinating and accurate look at the saxophone master. It reveals the life of Rollins and his music.
There are also transcriptions of three Rollins solos included in the book. Photos and index are included.
Starting with the year 1949 the story of Rollins unfolds and the reader can come to realize what a truly complex man and jazz artist Sonny Rollins was. Rollins' contributions to saxophone culture is without doubt enduring and enormous. This is the type of book to read savor purchase for a friend and place in your local Public Library. This is one entertaining and educational reading experience about a giant among jazz saxophonists!'A wonderful look at the musical career of Sonny Rollins, this book will entertain and gives hours of reading enjoyment! Fascinating biography!