Sonny Criss

William Criss

Also known as Criss, S. Criss, Sonny Kriss, William "Sonny" Criss

Discography of Sonny Criss:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Mr. Blues Pour Flirter 9 Audio 2000 Gitanes Jazz Productions
2 The Complete Imperial Sessions 34 Audio 2000 Blue Note
3 Crisscraft 5 Audio 1997 32 Jazz
4 The Bopmasters 12 Audio 1978-06-04 ABC Impulse!
5 I'll Catch The Sun! 6 Audio 1969 Prestige
6 Go Man 12 Audio
7 Jazz - U.S.A. 12 Audio Imperial
8 Bumpin' / Memories 2 Audio 1976 Impulse!
9 The Joy Of Sax 7 Audio 1977 Impulse!
10 Portrait Of Sonny Criss 6 Audio 1972 Prestige
11 I'll Catch The Sun 6 Audio 1972
12 Crisscraft 5 Audio 1975 Muse Records
13 Out Of Nowhere 7 Audio 1976 Muse Records
14 Bopera - Parts 3 & 4 4 Audio
15 Up, Up And Away 6 Audio 1967
16 This Is Criss! 8 Audio 2008 Prestige
17 Black California 28 Audio 1976 Savoy Records
18 "Live" In Italy 6 Audio 1987 Fresh Sound Records
19 Portrait Of Sonny Criss 6 Audio 2006
20 Rockin' In Rhythm 7 Audio 1999-07-20
21 I'll Catch The Sun! 6 Audio 1969
22 Warm & Sonny 7 Audio 1976 Impulse!
23 Sonny Rollins / Sonny Criss 14 Audio 1990
24 Criss Cross 12 Audio 1963 Imperial
25 The Sonny Criss Memorial Album 12 Audio 1984 Xanadu Records
26 This Is Criss! 7 Audio 1966 Prestige
27 Sonny Criss Plays Cole Porter 10 Audio 1956 London Records
28 This Is Criss! 8 Audio 1990
29 Jazz Concert - West Coast 2 Audio 1984 Savoy Jazz
30 Jazz Concert - West Coast 2 Audio 1957 Regent
31 The Sonny Criss Memorial Album 12 Audio 1986
32 Portrait Of Sonny Criss 6 Audio 1967
33 The Beat Goes On! 6 Audio 1968
34 Go Man 12 Audio 2013-02-20 Imperial
35 I'll Catch The Sun! 6 Audio Prestige
36 Hollywood Jazz Session - Vol. 3 2 Audio Savoy Records
37 Mr Blues Pour Flirter 8 Audio 1963 Brunswick
38 The Beat Goes On! 6 Audio 1968 Prestige
39 Jazz Concert - West Coast 2 Audio Savoy Records
40 Warm & Sonny 7 Audio 1976 ABC Records
41 Out Of Nowhere 7 Audio 1976 Muse Records
42 Greasy / Sunrise,Sunset 2 Audio 1966 Prestige
43 Go Man 12 Audio Liberty
44 Sonny Criss Plays Cole Porter 10 Audio 1956 London Records
45 The Joy Of Sax / Warm And Sonny 14 Audio 2011 Impulse!
46 Out Of Nowhere 7 Audio Muse Records
47 Saturday Morning 6 Audio 1975 Xanadu Records
48 This Is Criss! 7 Audio 1966 Prestige
49 Live In Hollywood 7 Audio 1985 Xanadu Records
50 West Coast Sax Mode 16 Audio 1995 Vantage Records (2)


William "Sonny" Criss was a US-American alto saxophonist during the bebop era.

Born October 23, 1927 in Memphis,

died November 19, 1977 in Los Angeles.


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