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Edward "Sonny" Stitt (born Edward Boatner, Jr., February 2, 1924 – July 22, 1982), was an American jazz saxophonist of the bebop/hard bop idiom. He was one of the most well-documented saxophonists of his generation, recording over 100 albums. He was nicknamed the "Lone Wolf" by jazz critic Dan Morgenstern, in reference to his relentless touring and devotion to jazz.

Early life

Edward Boatner was born in Boston, Massachusetts and grew up in Saginaw, Michigan. He had a musical background… read more

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  • Amazing!!!
  • pls, vote -
  • Mr.Bojangles amazing...
  • A la droite de Blackbird !
  • creo que escuchar esto lo hace a uno muy feliz. Que buena música.menos mal que existe..
  • Happy Birthday Stitt, your music will be remembered for an eternity
  • Probably right up their as being my favourite saxophonist.
  • Classic Sonny!!
  • Blow that sax, Lone Wolf!

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