Global Warming (Sonny Rollins album)

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Global Warming
Global Warming (album).jpg
Studio album by Sonny Rollins
Released 1998
Recorded January 7 & February 28, 1998
Genre Jazz
Length 50:01
Label Milestone
Producer Sonny Rollins
Sonny Rollins chronology
Sonny Rollins + 3
(1995)
Global Warming
(1998)
This Is What I Do
(2000)

Global Warming is an album by jazz saxophonist Sonny Rollins, released on the Milestone label in 1998, featuring performances by Rollins with Stephen Scott, Bob Cranshaw, Idris Muhammad, Clifton Anderson, Victor See Yuen and Perry Wilson.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [2]

The Allmusic review by Cub Koda states: "Rollins' blowing is impassioned throughout and the surroundings are nice and intimate, making this a very inspired set."[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Sonny Rollins except as indicated
  1. "Island Lady" - 9:07
  2. "Echo-Side Blue" - 7:15
  3. "Global Warming" - 6:30
  4. "Mother Nature's Blues" - 11:26
  5. "Change Partners" (Irving Berlin) - 8:36
  6. "Clear-Cut Boogie" - 7:07
  • Recorded in NY on January 7 (tracks 2, 4 & 5) and February 28 (tracks 1, 3 & 6), 1998

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sonny Rollins discography, accessed September 21, 2009.
  2. ^ a b Koda, Cub. "Global Warming > Review". Allmusic. Retrieved June 26, 2011.