Balliett, Whitney
February 1962
New Yorker;2/3/1962, Vol. 37 Issue 51, p98
The article features jazz musician Sonny Rollins. Rollins retired in 1959 to take a sabbatical without pay, and reappeared in 1961. He creates sounds that mirrors his personality and his singular thematic-rhythmic approach to improvisation was a constantly changing delight. Rollins held the second Jazz Profiles concert of the season at the Museum of Modern Art, with his group Jim Hall, Bob Cranshaw and Albert Heath.


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