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Sonny Simmons

as, eh, *1933 US, Sicily Island, Louisiana
Musician of Jazz

American jazz saxophonist, born in 1933.

  • Alto sax
  • English horn
  • Tenor sax
  • Jazz
  • Classical
  • Electronic
Popular Tracks   
Metamorphosis on Staying on the Watch by Sonny Simmons
Voodoo Hoodoo Funk on Live in Paris by Sonny Simmons
The Island Song on Firebirds by Prince Lasha & Sonny Simmons
Zarak's Symphony on Music from the Spheres by Sonny Simmons
Prelude To Bird on Firebirds by Prince Lasha & Sonny Simmons
Psalms Of Solomon on Firebirds by Prince Lasha & Sonny Simmons
A Distant Voice on Staying on the Watch by Sonny Simmons
Help Them Through This World on Nomadic by Sonny Simmons & Moksha Sannyasin
Bottles on Jazz Tempo, Latin Accents! by Various Artists
The Loved Ones on Firebirds by Prince Lasha & Sonny Simmons

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Tales Of The Ancient East: A Salute To Ustad Bismillah KhanSonny Simmons & Brandon Evans2017Album
ReincarnationSonny Simmons With Barbara Donald2015Album
NomadicSonny Simmons & Moksha Samnyasin2014Album
Leaving Knowledge, Wisdom And Brilliance / Chasing The Bird?Sonny Simmons, Bruno Grégoire, Anton Mobin, AKA_Bondage, nobodisoundz, Other Matter2014Album
Beyond The PlanetsSonny Simmons, Delphine Latil, Thomas Bellier2013Album
Near The OasisSonny Simmons, François Tusques2011Album
Symphony Of The PeacocksSonny Simmons And Delphine Latil2011Album
Atomic SymphonyCrimetime Orchestra Feat Sonny Simmons & Kringkastingsorkestret2009Album
This Is The Music Of Life Vol. 2, Live At ZebulonSonny Simmons, Jeffrey Shurdut, Daniel Carter, Blaise Siwula, Adam Lane, Robyn Siwula, Mike Fortune2008Single
Introducing Black Jack PleasantonSonny Simmons2008Album
True WindSonny Simmons / Bobby Few2008Album
Performs The Music Of Charlie ParkerSonny Simmons2007Album
Last Man StandingSonny Simmons2007Album
Fourth DimensionSonny Simmons2007Album
Ecstatic NostalgiaSonny Simmons2007Album
Suite For SimmonsSvein Olav Herstad Trio Featuring Sonny Simmons2006Album
The Complete ESP-Disk' RecordingsSonny Simmons2006Album
"Happy Birthday Trane" (Live In Los Angeles)Robert Stewart & Sonny Simmons2006Album
Cheshire Cat ClubSonny Simmons2006Album
Live At Zebulon Vol 1Sonny Simmons, Blaise Siwula, Daniel Carter, Adam Lane, Robyn Siwula, Mike Fortune, Jeffrey Shurdut2006Album
I'll See You When I Get ThereSonny Simmons2006Album
Live At Rive De GierSonny Simmons2006Album
Palo Colorado SuiteBert Wilson, Sonny Simmons2005Album
Christmas With Uncle SonnyBert Wilson, Sonny Simmons2005Album
Expanded UniverseBert Wilson, Smiley Winters, Sonny Simmons2005Album
The Mystic Rites Of SoundBert Wilson, Sonny Simmons2005Album
The Traveller (Sonny Simmons Plans The Music Of Vidar Johansen)Sonny Simmons2005Album
Kozmic CommunicationBert Wilson, Sonny Simmons2005Album
JewelsSonny Simmons2004Album
The Future Is AncientSonny Simmons, Jeffrey Shurdut2004Album
Solo: Out Into The AndromedaSonny Simmons2003Album
Anthony Braxton Sonny Simmons Brandon Evans Andre Vida Mike Pride Shanir BlumenkranzAnthony Braxton / Sonny Simmons / Brandon Evans / Andre Vida / Mike Pride / Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz2003Album
The Cosmosamatics IIThe Cosmosamatics - Sonny Simmons, Michael Marcus, Curtis Lundy, Jay Rosen2002Album
Tales Of The Ancient EastSonny Simmons2001Album
A Salute To Ustad Bismillah KhanSonny Simmons / Brandon Evans2001Album
The CosmosamaticsThe Cosmosamatics - Sonny Simmons, Michael Marcus, William Parker, Jay Rosen2001Album
Universal Prayer / Survival SkillsSonny Simmons / Brandon Evans / Kevin Norton1999Album
Music MatadorEric Dolphy / Clifford Jordan / Prince Lasha / Sonny Simmons1997Compil.
American JungleSonny Simmons1997Album
Ancient RitualSonny Simmons1994Album
Backwoods SuiteSonny Simmons1990Album
Burning SpiritsSonny Simmons1971Album
RumasumaSonny Simmons1970Album
Manhattan EgosSonny Simmons1969Album
Music From The SpheresSonny Simmons1968Album
FirebirdsPrince Lasha & Sonny Simmons1968Album
Staying On The WatchSonny Simmons1966Album
Jazz Tempo, Latin Accents!Sonny Simmons, Clifford Jordan, Prince Lasha, Bossa Três1965Album
The Cry!Prince Lasha Quintet Featuring Sonny Simmons1963Album
It Is RevealedPrince Lasha / Sonny Simmons / Clifford Jordan / Don Cherry1963Album
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