Sonny Rollins: Without a Song
Without a Song
Sonny Rollins (tenor sax)
The Bridge (RCA Victor 09026-68518-2)
Composed by Edward Eliscu, Billy Rose & Vincent Youmans.
Recorded: New York, February 13, 1962
Rating: 100/100 (learn more)
Sonny Rollins is remarkable because of the effortless way his ideas flow and develop. The interplay between him and Jim Hall on this album is truly great to hear. And his story of self-imposed exile is provocative. This album marked his return to public performance.
Reviewer: Ben Allison (for Desert Island Dozens)