Zoot Sims

John Haley Sims

Also known as "Zoot" Sims, Al Cohn & Zoot Sims, J. Sims, Jack "Zoot" Sims, Jack 'Zoot' Sims, John "Zoot" Sims, John (Zoot) Sims, John Haley Sims, John Sims, Sims, Z. Sims, Zoos Zims, Zoot, Zoot Simms, Zoot Sims Quartet, Zoot Sims, The, Zootsims
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Discography of Zoot Sims:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 The Brothers 8 Audio 1982
2 Tenor Conclave 4 Audio 1957-04-00 Prestige
3 Jutta Hipp With Zoot Sims 6 Audio 1990-12-26
4 In A Sentimental Mood 6 Audio 1985
5 The ''Interplay'' Sessions 13 Audio 1982 Milestone Records
6 Tonite's Music Today 8 Audio 1956
7 A Celebration Of Duke 10 Audio 1980 Pablo Today
8 Zoot At Ronnie Scott's 7 Audio 1961 Fontana
9 Zoot Sims Quintet 2 Audio Riverside Records
10 East Coast Sounds 10 Audio 1999
11 Fine And Mellow 9 Audio 1979 Pablo Records
12 Hawthorne Nights 8 Audio 1977 Pablo Records
13 Jutta Hipp With Zoot Sims 8 Audio 2008 Blue Note
14 The Sweetest Sounds 8 Audio 1979 Sonet
15 The Modern Art Of Jazz 11 Audio 1998
16 Zoot Sims Goes To Jazzville 15 Audio 1998
17 Tenor Conclave 4 Audio 1996-07-03 Prestige
18 The Brothers 11 Audio 1996-03-06
19 Down Home 14 Audio 2000-06-21 Toshiba EMI Ltd
20 I Giganti Del Jazz Vol. 56 10 Audio Curcio
21 Jutta Hipp With Zoot Sims 6 Audio 2003
22 Basie & Zoot 8 Audio 1994
23 If I'm Lucky 8 Audio 1992
24 Al And Zoot 8 Audio Jasmine Records
25 Jazz Immortal 9 Audio 2001 Pacific Jazz Records
26 Blues For 2 8 Audio 1991
27 Zoot Sims Plays Four Altos 7 Audio 1982 MCA Records
28 Jazz Alive! A Night At The Half Note 4 Audio 1976
29 Fine And Mellow 9 Audio 1979 Pablo Records
30 Tenor Conclave 4 Audio 1984
31 The Swingers! 10 Audio 1959 Pacific Jazz Records
32 Art & Zoot 4 Audio 1991 West Wind
33 Cookin' 6 Audio 2005-08-24
34 Europa Jazz 11 Audio 1981 Europa Jazz
35 The Four Brothers .... Together Again ! 10 Audio 1993 RCA
36 Stella By Starlight / Over The Rainbow 2 Audio 1967 Impulse!
37 Zoot Sims 8 Audio 1981 Jazz Reactivation
38 Art 'N' Zoot 6 Audio 1995 Pablo Records
39 Jazz Immortal 8 Audio 1988 Pacific Jazz Records
40 Let's Not Waltz Tonight / How About You? / Indiana / Good Luck 4 Audio Jazzbox
41 And The Gershwin Brothers 10 Audio 1975 Pablo Records
42 Waiting Game 10 Audio 1992-08-26
43 Zoot Sims / Frank Rosolino 19 Audio 1986 Vogue
44 Joe & Zoot 9 Audio 1974 Chiaroscuro Records
45 And The Gershwin Brothers 11 Audio
46 I Wish I Were Twins 11 Audio 1998
47 For Lady Day 11 Audio 1991 Pablo Records
48 In A Sentimental Mood 6 Audio 1986 Sonet
49 ''The Brothers'' (3) 4 Audio Vogue Productions
50 The Joe Venuti Blue Four 12 Audio 1974 Chiaroscuro Records


American jazz saxophonist.

Born: 29 October 29 1925 in Inglewood, California, USA.

Died: 23 March 1985 in New York City, New York, USA (age 59).

"Zoot" Sims is one of the greatest high register saxophone players of his generation, especially on tenor, though he also adopted alto and much later soprano. Regularly recorded for [a=Norman Granz] labels, and is well known for his playing on the recordings of beatnik writer and painter [a=Jack Kerouac].


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