Sonny Rollins http://kplu.org en Still Great at 80: Celebrating the Music of Sonny Rollins http://kplu.org/post/still-great-80-celebrating-music-sonny-rollins <p><span class="article-content"><span><b>Jazz saxophone legend Sonny Rollins celebrated his 80th birthday </b>on September 7th. KPLU's Kirsten Kendrick and Nick Morrison used the opportunity to talk about Rollins' life and play some of his great music. As part of a monthly contribution to NPR's music Web site, Nick compiled a list of five Sonny Rollins' songs that span his extensive career. And Nick talked with Kirsten about some of his selections.</span></span></p> Thu, 09 Sep 2010 20:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Nick Morrison 612 at http://kplu.org Still Great at 80: Celebrating the Music of Sonny Rollins