The Standard Sonny Rollins

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The Standard Sonny Rollins
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Studio album by Sonny Rollins
Released 1964
Recorded June 11, 23 , 24 , 26 , July 2 & 9 1964
Genre Jazz
Length 34:17
Label RCA Victor
Sonny Rollins chronology
Now's the Time
(1964)
The Standard Sonny Rollins
(1964)
There Will Never Be Another You
(1965)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

The Standard Sonny Rollins is an album by jazz saxophonist Sonny Rollins, his last recorded for the RCA Victor label, featuring performances by Rollins with Herbie Hancock, Jim Hall, David Izenzon, Teddy Smith, Stu Martin, Bob Cranshaw and Mickey Roker.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Autumn Nocturne" (Kim Gannon, Josef Myrow) - 2:59
  2. "Night and Day (Cole Porter) - 3:17
  3. "Love Letters" (Edward Heyman, Victor Young) - 3:27
  4. "My One and Only Love" (Robert Mellin, Guy Wood) - 5:59
  5. "Three Little Words" (Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby) - 2:14
  6. "Trav'lin' Light" (Johnny Mercer, Jimmy Mundy, Trummy Young) - 4:06
  7. "I'll Be Seeing You" (Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal) - 1:36
  8. "My Ship" (Ira Gershwin, Kurt Weill) - 4:11
  9. "It Could Happen to You" (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) - 4:19
  10. "Long Ago (and Far Away)" (Gershwin, Jerome Kern) - 2:47
  11. "Winter Wonderland" (Felix Bernard, Dick Smith) - 5:18 Bonus track on CD rerelease
  12. "When You Wish upon a Star" (Leigh Harline, Ned Washington) - 3:16 Bonus track on CD rerelease
  13. "Trav'lin' Light" [alternate take] (Mercer, Mundy, Young) - 12:44 Bonus track on CD rerelease
  • Recorded in New York City on June 11 (tracks 6 & 13), 23 (track 7), 24 (tracks 2, 5 & 8), 26 (tracks 3 & 10), July 2 (tracks 4, 9 & 11-12) and 6 (track 1), 1964

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Sonny Rollins discography accessed 2 October 2009