- Performer:Sonny Stitt
- Title:Just Friends [Le Jazz]
- Date of release:1995
- Recording date:November, 1977
- Size FLAC version1635 megabytes
- Size MP3 version1667 megabytes
- Size WMA version1827 megabytes
- Formats:DMF XM APE MP4 MP2 AC3
Album: Verve Jazz Masters 50, 1995. Just Friends, Sonny Stitt. Album: Verve Jazz Masters 50. Has been played on. Croatia 5. Digital Impulse - Jazz. 5. France 1. Geoff FM. 1. United States 1. Eau Claire Community Radio.
Recorded at Bubba's Jazz Restaurant in Florida on November 11, 1981, one year before the tenor saxophonist passed away, the set list depends on several pleasant yet rudimentary standards that these musicians could play in their sleep. Fortunately, the majority of these cuts find Stitt with fellow tenor man Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis and trumpeter Harry "Sweets" Edison, who more than hold their own with a combined spontaneity and playfulness that are anything but boring. At first glance, it's easy to see why this late-period Sonny Stitt date could have fallen through the cracks. Recorded at Bubba's Jazz Restaurant in Florida on November 11, 1981, one year before the tenor saxophonist passed away, the set list depends on several pleasant yet rudimentary standards that these musicians could play in their sleep.
Sonny Stitt is an eponymous album by saxophonist Sonny Stitt recorded in Chicago in 1958 and originally released on the Argo label. He is in above-average form, making this CD reissue of interest to bebop collectors". All compositions by Sonny Stitt except as indicated.
Sonny Stitt - Lover man 03:53. Sonny Stitt, Zoot Sims - Foolsh rush in 05:33. Sonny Stitt, Nathaniel Shilkret - Lonesome road 07:18. Sonny Stitt, Zoot Sims - I want to go home 04:28. Sonny Stitt, Zoot Sims - Katea 06:42. Sonny Stitt - Koko 04:02.
Transcription by Olivier Boyer-Masutti. Transcription by Alexandre Litwak. It Could Happen to You. Tenor. All Star Sessions with Sonny Stitt. The Gene Ammons Story:The 78 Era. Just You,Just Me. Some Of My Best Friends Ar. he Sax Players (Ray Brown).
CreditsGeorge Bassman - Composer
Gene DePaul - Composer
Dorothy Fields - Composer
Larry Gales - Bass
Art Hillery - Composer, Piano
Red Holloway - Performer, Primary Artist, Sax (Alto), Sax (Tenor)
Clarence Johnston - Drums
Walter Jurmann - Composer
Gus Kahn - Composer
Bronislaw Kaper - Composer
Jerome Kern - Composer
John Klenner - Composer
Sam M. Lewis - Composer
Alun Morgan - Liner Notes
Don Raye - Composer
Sonny Stitt - Primary Artist, Sax (Tenor)
Ned Washington - Composer
Lester Young - Composer
|1||The Way You Look Tonight Dorothy Fields / Jerome Kern||Sonny Stitt feat: Red Holloway||5:16|
|2||Forecast: Sonny and Red Art Hillery||Sonny Stitt feat: Red Holloway||4:45|
|3||You Don't Know What Love Is Gene DePaul / Don Raye||Sonny Stitt feat: Red Holloway||5:10|
|4||I'm Getting Sentimental over You George Bassman / Ned Washington||Sonny Stitt feat: Red Holloway||5:32|
|5||Lester Leaps In Lester Young||Sonny Stitt feat: Red Holloway||6:38|
|6||Just Friends John Klenner / Sam M. Lewis||Sonny Stitt feat: Red Holloway||6:12|
|7||All God's Chillun Got Rhythm Walter Jurmann / Gus Kahn / Bronislaw Kaper||Sonny Stitt feat: Red Holloway||4:54|