Tags
Language
Tags

Sonny Rollins - Saxophone Colossus (1956/2011) [Official Digital Download 24bit/192kHz]

Posted By: HDV
Sonny Rollins - Saxophone Colossus (1956/2011) [Official Digital Download 24bit/192kHz]

Sonny Rollins - Saxophone Colossus (1956/2011)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/192 kHz | Time - 40:18 minutes | 1,36 GB
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96 kHz | Time - 40:18 minutes | 843 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

One of the all-time greatest jazz albums, "Saxophone Colossus" is a true benchmark of jazz improvisation. Rollins’ lyrical lines and rich tone influenced nearly every jazz player who followed (including John Coltrane) and this album illuminates the master at a creative peak.

Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Max Roach, Charles Mingus - The Quintet: Jazz At Massey Hall (1956/2012) [Offcial]

Posted By: HDV
Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Max Roach, Charles Mingus - The Quintet: Jazz At Massey Hall (1956/2012) [Offcial]

The Quintet - Jazz At Massey Hall (1956/2012)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/192 kHz | Time - 46:41 minutes | 965 MB
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96kHz | Time - 46:41 minutes | 542 MB
Studio Mono Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

"Jazz at Massey Hall" is an exhilarating live recording from one of, if not the finest quintets ever assembled. This legendary recording features performances by five of jazz’s leading players, Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Bud Powell, Charles Mingus and Max Roach. The performance was listed on Guardian’s “50 Greatest Moments in Jazz”. Inducted into the GRAMMY Hall of Fame, the jam session is widely considered the greatest jazz concert ever.

Sonny Rollins - Tour De Force (1957/2017) [Official Digital Download 24bit/192kHz]

Posted By: HDV
Sonny Rollins - Tour De Force (1957/2017) [Official Digital Download 24bit/192kHz]

Sonny Rollins - Tour De Force (1957/2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/192 kHz | Time - 33:29 minutes | 1,4 GB
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96 kHz | Time - 33:29 minutes | 793 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

Released in 1957 on Prestige, "Tour De Force" includes the final recordings Sonny Rollins made for the label. The saxophonist is backed by pianist Kenny Drew, bassist George Morrow and drummer Max Roach, with Earl Coleman appearing on vocals on two tracks. The Penguin Guide to Jazz gives the album four stars out of four and describes is as being "almost as good as Colossus, with the ferocious abstractions of 'B Swift' and 'B Quick' contrasting with the methodical, almost surgical destruction of "Sonny Boy".

Sonny Rollins - The Freedom Suite (1958/2017) [Official Digital Download 24bit/192kHz]

Posted By: HDV
Sonny Rollins - The Freedom Suite (1958/2017) [Official Digital Download 24bit/192kHz]

Sonny Rollins - The Freedom Suite (1958/2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/192 kHz | Time - 36:13 minutes | 1,48 GB
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96 kHz | Time - 36:13 minutes | 788 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

Recorded and released by Sonny Rollins in 1958, his last album for Riverside, "The Freedom Suite" is considered one of his finest, capturing the saxophonist at his peak. Famous for its 20 minute title track, the LP also features acclaimed performances by bassist Oscar Pettiford and drummer Max Roach, who lock into synch with Rollins for some masterful improvisation.

Sonny Rollins - Sonny Boy (1961/2017) [Official Digital Download 24bit/192kHz]

Posted By: HDV
Sonny Rollins - Sonny Boy (1961/2017) [Official Digital Download 24bit/192kHz]

Sonny Rollins - Sonny Boy (1961/2017)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/192 kHz | Time - 39:15 minutes | 1,69 GB
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/96 kHz | Time - 39:15 minutes | 945 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet

Not released until 1961, this album repackages the final recordings Sonny Rollins made for Prestige in 1956. Four of the songs previously appeared on Tour de Force, while the fifth was recorded at the session for "Rollins Plays for Bird". Rollins is backed by pianist Kenny Drew, bassist George Morrow and drummer Max Roach, with pianist Wade Legge and trumpeter Kenny Dorham performing on one track.