|A2||Love Is A Simple Thing||3:00|
|A4||Far Out East||4:30|
|B1||What's My Name?||3:44|
|B2||If You Were The Only Girl In The World||5:08|
|B4||Body & Soul||4:17|
- Bass – Henry Grimes
- Conductor, Arranged By – Ernie Wilkins (tracks: A1 to A4)
- Cornet – Nat Adderley (tracks: A1 to A4)
- Drums – Roy Haynes (tracks: A1 to A4), Charles Wright* (tracks: B1 to B4)
- Guitar – René Thomas (tracks: A1 to A4)
- Piano – Dick Katz (tracks: A1 to A4)
- Supervised By, Liner Notes – Leonard Feather
- Tenor Saxophone – Sonny Rollins
- Trombone – Billy Byers (tracks: A1 to A4), Frank Rehak (tracks: A1 to A4), Jimmy Cleveland (tracks: A1 to A4)
- Trumpet – Clark Terry (tracks: A1 to A4), Ernie Royal (tracks: A1 to A4), Reunald Jones (tracks: A1 to A4)
- Tuba – Don Butterfield (tracks: A1 to A4)
Black labels & silver text.
Has a "Living Sound Fidelity" silver band above center hole.
(Label variation: the silver band does not reach the edge
of the label like it does on the other very similar stereo version) [see images]
Originally released on "MetroJazz" titled as:
Mono ~ Sonny Rollins And The Big Brass
Stereo ~ Sonny Rollins And The Big Brass
Tracks A1 to A4: Recorded in New York City, July 11, 1958, at Metropolitan Studios.
Tracks B1 to B4: Recorded in New York City, July 10, 1958, at Beltone Studios.
Long playing microgroove.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): (VGS-542)
- Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): (VGS-543)
- Matrix / Runout (A Side Runout Etching): V6-8430-A 111/*
- Matrix / Runout (B Side Runout Etching): V6-8430-B 111/* [T stamped and rotated]
Other Versions (5 of 26) View All
|E 1002||Sonny Rollins||Sonny Rollins And The Big Brass (LP, Album, Mono)||MetroJazz||E 1002||US||1958||Sell This Version|
|V-8430||Sonny Rollins||Brass / Trio (LP, Album, Mono, RE)||Verve Records||V-8430||US||1962||Sell This Version|
|MV 2082||Sonny Rollins||Brass And Trio (LP, Album, RE)||Verve Records||MV 2082||Japan||1974||Sell This Version|
|UCV 2555, UCV2555||Sonny Rollins||Brass And Trio (Cass, Album, RE)||Verve Records, Verve Records||UCV 2555, UCV2555||Japan||1981||Sell This Version|
|424536-1||Sonny Rollins||Brass And Trio (LP, Album, RE)||Verve Records||424536-1||Spain||1989||Sell This Version|