Random Solo | Advanced Solo Search

Sonny Rollins Tenor Sax Solo on I Know That You Know

Soloist
Sonny Rollins
Tenor Sax
Tune
I Know That You Know
by Vincent Youmans
Album
Sonny Side Up
Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt & Sonny Rollins
Released 1959
Recording
I Know That You Know
Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Stitt & Sonny Rollins
Recorded 1957

Tenor Sax KeyF major
Concert KeyE♭ major
Duration1m 22s
Choruses3
Tempo (BPM)305
FormAA' - 32 bars
Meter4/4
FeelSwing

Listen to Solo

From 0:34 to 1:56


Rollins plays the entire solo without rhythm section accompaniment other than quick hits every 2 bars to hint at the form and harmony.

Sonny Rollins was 26 to 27 years old at the time


Spotify logo Open in Spotify (Solo from 0:34 to 1:56)

Comments

What do you think of this solo?