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Sonny Rollins

Jazz Musician (born 7-Sep-1930)


Eric Nisenson. Open Sky: Sonny Rollins and His World of Improvisation. Gordonsville, VA: St. Martin's Press. 2000.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Harvard Concise Dictionary of Music and Musicians (p.69)

  6. Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, 8th Edition (p.837)

  7. The International Who's Who 2001 (p.1315)

  8. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.624)

  9. Britannica Almanac 2006 (p.103)

  10. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.428)

  11. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.348)

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