"It's a beautiful life!" In this episode of "Notes from the Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame," Sonny Rollins talks to journalist Ben Sidran about playing with Thelonious Monk, Sonny's withdrawal from the scene in the 1950s, and gaining enough confidence to step into the spotlight.
"Notes from the Ertegun Jazz Hall of Fame" is produced by Quoted Studios and Jazz at Lincoln Center.
Interview recorded on November 14, 1985 through Ben Sidran's Talking Jazz Project.
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