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Schomburg Center: The Life and Music of Sonny Rollins
December 6, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFree
Tuesday, December 6 | 7 PM | Schomburg Center
The Schomburg Society at the Schomburg Center invites you to celebrate the launch of the biography Saxophone Colossus: The Life and Music of Sonny Rollins by scholar Aidan Levy. Levy will be joined by musician James Brandon Lewis and moderator Guthrie P. Ramsey, Jr., award-winning musicologist and author of Who Hears Here? On Black Music, Pasts and Present. Saxophone Colossus is based on more than 200 interviews with Rollins himself, family members, friends, and collaborators, as well as Rollins’s extensive personal archive found at the Schomburg Center. A book signing follows the program.