Our Very Own - Sonny Stitt - Kaleidoscope (CD, Album)
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Label: Original Jazz Classics - 00025218606028,Prestige - 00025218606028 • Format: CD Album, Reissue, Remastered • Country: Europe • Genre: Jazz • Style: Bop
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Gene Ammons and Sonny Stitt go head to head in this classic album of tracks that perfectly captures the joy and fury of their live performances from years before! The record was cut in Chicago with a very hard rhythm section that includes John Houston on piano, Charles Williams on bass, and George Brown on drums – and it's way heavier than the usual Verve "meeting of the masters" session.
Sonny Stitt (tenor and alto saxophonist) was born Edward Boatner Jr. on February 2, in in Boston, Massachusetts and grew up in Saginaw, Michigan. He had a musical background; his father, Edward Boatner, was a baritone singer, composer and college music professor, his brother was a classically trained pianist, and his mother was a piano.
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Deftly handling the alto, tenor, and baritone saxophone, bebop giant Sonny Stitt is heard to perfection here on a variety of early-'50s dates. Stitt not only shows off his patented speed throughout, but he goes a long way in dispelling criticisms of him being all fire and no grace. The track disc kicks off with four tight, Latin-tinged swingers featuring an octet that includes trumpeter Joe 9/
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Stitt also never really seemed to focus on releasing a quality album made up entirely of his own compositions, or at least an album that's a mix of his compositions and those of his bandmates. Four of the eight tracks on this recording are Stitt compositions, and they are by far the more entertaining pieces.
View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the SHM-CD CD release of Kaleidoscope on Discogs. Label: Prestige - UCCO • Series: Chronicle • Format: CD Album, Mono SHM-CD • Country: Japan • Genre: Jazz • Style: Bop.