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Sonny Stitt - Genesis album


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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.

Written-By – Sonny Stitt. Baritone Saxophone – Gene Ammons (tracks: C2 to C4), Sonny Stitt (tracks: D3, D4). Bass – Curly Russell (tracks: A5 to B4), Earl May (tracks: D5 to D8), Eugene Wright (tracks: C2 to D4), Nelson Boyd (tracks: A1 to A4), Tommy Potter (tracks: B5 to C1). Drums – Art Blakey (tracks: B5 to C1, C7 to D2), Max Roach (tracks: A1 to B4), Teddy Stewart (tracks: D3 to D8), Wes Landers (tracks: C2 to C6).

Sonny Stitt ‎– Genesis. Label: Prestige ‎– PR 24044. From sleeve-notes: Side 1 and first four selections on Side 2 originally issued in Sonny Stitt with Bud Powell and J. J. Johnson (P-7024). Side 2, and 7; Side 3, and Side 4, 3, and 4 originally issued in Sonny Stitt-Kaleidoscope (P-7077). Side 2, and 8; Side 3, through 6, and and Side 4, originally issued in Stitt's Bits (P-7133).

Album · 1963 · 20 Songs. Gene Ammons, Sonny Stitt & Teddy Williams. 2. Let It Be. 3. Blues Up And Down.

Compilation) 'Side 1 and first four selections on Side 2 originally issued in Sonny Stitt with Bud Powell and J.

2018 All Tracks Remastered. Sonny Stitt Plays Jimmy Giuffre Arrangements. Love Come Back To Me.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Blue Mode
Written-By – J.J. Johnson
3:43
A2 Teapot
Written-By – J.J. Johnson
3:01
A3 Afternoon In Paris
Written-By – John Lewis
3:00
A4 Elora
Written-By – J.J. Johnson
3:02
A5 All God's Chillun Got Rhythm
Written-By – Kaper*, Kahn*, Jurmann*
2:56
A6 Bud's Blues
Written-By – Sonny Stitt
2:31
A7 Sonny Side
Written-By – Sonny Stitt
2:18
A8 Sunset
Written-By – Sonny Stitt
3:44
B1 Strike Up The Band
Written-By – George & Ira Gershwin
3:25
B2 I Want To Be Happy
Written-By – Caesar*, Youmans*
3:09
B3 Taking A Chance On Love
Written-By – Latouche*, Fetter*, Duke*
2:32
B4 Fine And Dandy
Written-By – Swift*, James*
2:40
B5 Later
Written-By – Ray Bryant
2:59
B6 Avalon
Written-By – Jolson*, De Sylva*, Rose*
2:27
B7 Ain't Misbehavin'
Written-By – Razaf*, Waller*, Brooks*
3:01
B8 Mean To Me
Written-By – Ahlert*, Turk*
3:05
C1 Stairway To The Stars
Written-By – Signorelli*, Malneck*, Parish*
3:15
C2 After You've Gone
Written-By – Creamer*, Layton*
2:27
C3 Our Very Own
Written-By – Elliott*, Young*
3:07
C4 S'Wonderful
Written-By – George & Ira Gershwin
2:25
C5 Nice Work If You Can Get It
Written-By – George & Ira Gershwin
2:38
C6 Blazin'
Written-By – Sonny Stitt
3:22
C7 Cherokee
Written-By – Ray Noble
2:30
C8 Nevertheless (I'm In Love With You)
Written-By – Kalmar*, Ruby*
2:50
D1 Jeepers Creepers
Written-By – Warren*, Mercer*
2:54
D2 Imagination
Written-By – Van Heusen-Burke*
3:23
D3 P.S. I Love You
Written-By – Jenkins*, Mercer*
2:59
D4 This Can't Be Love
Written-By – Richard Rodgers-Lorenz Hart*
2:45
D5 Down With It
Written-By – Sonny Stitt
2:30
D6 For The Fat Man
Written-By – Carpenter*, Stitt*
2:54
D7 I'm Confessin'
Written-By – Neiburg*, Daugherty*, Reynolds*
2:35
D8 Splinter
Written-By – Sonny Stitt
2:38

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone – Sonny Stitt (tracks: C7)
  • Baritone Saxophone – Gene Ammons (tracks: C2 to C4), Sonny Stitt (tracks: D3, D4)
  • Bass – Curly Russell (tracks: A5 to B4), Earl May (tracks: D5 to D8), Eugene Wright (tracks: C2 to D4), Nelson Boyd (tracks: A1 to A4), Tommy Potter (tracks: B5 to C1)
  • Drums – Art Blakey (tracks: B5 to C1, C7 to D2), Max Roach (tracks: A1 to B4), Teddy Stewart (tracks: D3 to D8), Wes Landers (tracks: C2 to C6)
  • Piano – Bud Powell (tracks: A5 to B4), Charles Bateman (tracks: D3, D4), Clarence Anderson (tracks: D5 to D8), Duke Jordan (tracks: C5, C6), John Lewis (tracks: A1 to A4), Junior Mance (tracks: C2 to C4, C7 to D2), Kenny Drew (tracks: B5 to C1)
  • Remastered By – David Turner
  • Tenor Saxophone – Sonny Stitt (tracks: A1 to C6, C8 to D2, D5 to D8)
  • Trombone – J.J. Johnson (tracks: A1 to A4), Matthew Gee (tracks: C2 to C4)
  • Trumpet – Bill Massey (tracks: C2 to C4)

Notes

From sleeve-notes:

Side 1 and first four selections on Side 2 originally issued in Sonny Stitt with Bud Powell and J. J. Johnson (P-7024).

Side 2, #5 and 7; Side 3, #7; and Side 4, #2, 3, and 4 originally issued in Sonny Stitt-Kaleidoscope (P-7077).

Side 2, #6 and 8; Side 3, #1 through 6, and #8; and Side 4, #1 originally issued in Stitt's Bits (P-7133).

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
PR 24044 Sonny Stitt Genesis ‎(2xLP, Comp) Prestige PR 24044 France 1975
HB 6074 Sonny Stitt Genesis ‎(2xLP, Comp, Gat) Prestige HB 6074 Italy 1980
P-24044 Sonny Stitt Genesis ‎(2xLP, Comp) Prestige P-24044 US 1975

Sonny Stitt - Genesis album
Bop
Performer: Sonny Stitt
Title: Genesis
Category: Jazz
Country: France
Released: 1975
Rating: 4.2/5
Votes: 409
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