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Sonny Rollins Beyond the Notes (2014)

In 1948 Sonny Rollins left high school and went on to make his first album as a saxophonist. In 1959, he had the jazz world at his feet and he quit the scene. In 2010, the greatest living ... See full summary »

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Dick Fontaine

Writer:

Dick Fontaine
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Cast

Credited cast:
Sonny Rollins ... Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ornette Coleman Ornette Coleman ... Himself
Bob Cranshaw Bob Cranshaw ... Himself
Stanley Crouch ... Himself
Sammy Figueroa Sammy Figueroa ... Himself
Jim Hall Jim Hall ... Himself
Roy Hargrove ... Himself
Roy Haynes Roy Haynes ... Himself
Soweto Kinch Soweto Kinch ... Himself
Russell Malone Russell Malone ... Himself
Christian McBride ... Himself
Courtney Pine Courtney Pine ... Himself
Kobie Watkins Kobie Watkins ... Himself, drummer
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In 1948 Sonny Rollins left high school and went on to make his first album as a saxophonist. In 1959, he had the jazz world at his feet and he quit the scene. In 2010, the greatest living saxophone player put on an exhilarating production to mark his 80th birthday at the Beacon Theater with some of the world's most extraordinary musicians, including Ornette Coleman, Roy Haynes and Jim Hall. Sonny Rollins Beyond the Notes uses his 80th birthday concert to look into the man and his music. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 May 2014 (Poland) See more »

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| (TV) (2015)

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Color
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good biopic of great musician
18 April 2019 | by random-70778See all my reviews

Beyond the Note is a better than average biopic. It illuminates Rollin's two "sabbatical" periods as well.


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