Sonny Stitt

Sonny Stitt

Real Name:
Edward Stitt
Profile:
American jazz musician, playing the tenor saxophone.

Born: February 2, 1924, Boston, Massachusets, U.S.A.
Died: July 22, 1982, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.

Sonny Stitt established himself on the American jazz scene in the 60's before making an impact on the UK jazz funk scene during the mid-70's.

Prior to these recordings, Sonny Stitt recorded in the 40's for Tiny Bradshaw's band.
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Sonny Stitt Discography

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PRLP 123 Bennie Green, J.J. Johnson With Sonny Stitt Bennie Green, J.J. Johnson With Sonny Stitt - Modern Jazz Trombones Volume Two(10") Prestige PRLP 123 US 1951 Sell This Version
PRLP 111 Sonny Stitt Mr. Saxophone(10", Mono) Prestige PRLP 111 US 1951 Sell This Version
RLP 418 Sonny Stitt Jazz At The Hi-Hat(10", Album, Mono) Roost RLP 418 US 1954 Sell This Version
LP 1203 Sonny Stitt - Eddie Davis* Sonny Stitt - Eddie Davis* - The Battle Of Birdland(LP, Album, Mono) Roost LP 1203 US 1955 Sell This Version
PRLP 7024 Sonny Stitt / Bud Powell / J.J. Johnson Sonny Stitt / Bud Powell / J.J. Johnson - Sonny Stitt / Bud Powell / J.J. Johnson (Album, Comp) Prestige PRLP 7024 US 1956 Sell This Version
G-429 Dizzy Gillespie, John Lewis (2), The Modern Jazz Sextett*, Sonny Stitt Dizzy Gillespie, John Lewis (2), The Modern Jazz Sextett*, Sonny Stitt - The Modern Jazz Sextet (Album) American Recording Society G-429 US 1957 Sell This Version
7077, PRLP 7077 Sonny Stitt Kaleidoscope (Album) Prestige, Prestige 7077, PRLP 7077 US 1957 Sell This Version
MG 12114 Stan Getz, Sonny Stitt, Fats Navarro, Bud Powell, Hank Jones, Max Roach Stan Getz, Sonny Stitt, Fats Navarro, Bud Powell, Hank Jones, Max Roach - Opus De Bop (Album) Savoy Records MG 12114 US 1957 Sell This Version
SLP-21 Sonny Stitt Sonny Stitt Plays Arrangements From The Pen Of Quincy Jones (Album) Roost, Royal Roost SLP-21 Sweden 1957 Sell This Version
CID 42008 Sonny Stitt Sonny Stitt Sonny Stitt Sonny Stitt Sonny Stitt (Album) Roost, Royal Roost CID 42008 France 1957 Sell This Version
MG V-8262 Dizzy Gillespie / Sonny Stitt / Sonny Rollins Dizzy Gillespie / Sonny Stitt / Sonny Rollins - Sonny Side Up (Album) Verve Records MG V-8262 US 1957 Sell This Version
J-1263 Kai Winding, Sonny Stitt Kai Winding, Sonny Stitt - Early Modern (Album) Jazztone (2) J-1263 US 1957 Sell This Version
MG V-8198 Stan Getz / Dizzy Gillespie / Sonny Stitt Stan Getz / Dizzy Gillespie / Sonny Stitt - For Musicians Only (Album) Verve Records MG V-8198 US 1957 Sell This Version
LP 2219, RLP 2219 Sonny Stitt 37 Minutes And 48 Seconds (Album) Roost, Royal Roost LP 2219, RLP 2219 US 1957 Sell This Version
LP 629 Sonny Stitt Sonny Stitt (Album) Argo Records LP 629 US 1958 Sell This Version
MG V-8239 The Oscar Peterson Trio With Roy Eldridge / Sonny Stitt & Jo Jones The Oscar Peterson Trio With Roy Eldridge / Sonny Stitt & Jo Jones - At Newport (Album) Verve Records MG V-8239 US 1958 Sell This Version
CLP 1280 Sonny Stitt Only The Blues (Album) Verve Records CLP 1280 UK 1958 Sell This Version
LP 2230 Sonny Stitt The Saxophones Of Sonny Stitt (Album) Roost, Royal Roost LP 2230 US 1958 Sell This Version
MGV-8260 Dizzy Gillespie With Sonny Rollins And Sonny Stitt Dizzy Gillespie With Sonny Rollins And Sonny Stitt - Duets (Album) Verve Records MGV-8260 US 1958 Sell This Version
LAE 12191 Sonny Stitt Sonny Stitt With The New Yorkers (Album) Roost, Royal Roost LAE 12191 UK 1958 Sell This Version
SLP 2235, SLP-2235 Sonny Stitt A Little Bit Of Stitt (Album) Roost, Royal Roost SLP 2235, SLP-2235 US 1959 Sell This Version
MG V-8344 Sonny Stitt With The Oscar Peterson Trio Sonny Stitt With The Oscar Peterson Trio - Sonny Stitt Sits In With The Oscar Peterson Trio (Album) Verve Records MG V-8344 US 1959 Sell This Version
MGV 8309 Sonny Stitt Plays Jimmy Giuffre Arrangements (Album) Verve Records MGV 8309 US 1959 Sell This Version
V-8380 Sonny Stitt Sonny Stitt Swings The Most(LP, Album) Verve Records V-8380 US 1959 Sell This Version
SLP 2244 Sonny Stitt Stittsville (Album) Roost, Royal Roost SLP 2244 US 1960 Sell This Version

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