by Herman Leonard and Wynton Marsalis
by Wynton Marsalis and Paul Rogers
Sonny Rollins on the cover of John Abbott's Saxophone Colossus: A Portrait of Sonny Rollins.
December 3, 2010 Fresh Air jazz critic Kevin Whitehead picks CDs, books and a DVD for the jazz lover on your list this holiday season. His selections include a book of Sonny Rollins photographs and music from the first season of the HBO series Treme.
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November 17, 2005 Wynton Marsalis puts down his horn and picks up his pen for his latest project: Jazz ABZ. In the book, the jazz trumpeter shares his deep knowledge of jazz in all its forms with children.
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