Sonny Criss: Portrait of (1967) Prestige (new: bonus track)


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Hot on the heels of Frank Strozier, celebrating the 700th post at LJC (Strange, this started as a sort of Blue Note tribute site, look now where it has gone… jazz all over) Continuing on the theme of artists deserving … Continue reading

Sonny Criss This is Criss! (1966) Prestige


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Track Selection: Sunrise, Sunset Recognise it? Yes, from the stage show Fiddler on the Roof, a pretty tune, to which Criss adds new poignancy. Forget the show, I’ve never see it anyway. Sonny constructs it as “call and answer”, with the … Continue reading