Date: Aug 26th, 2010 · Tags: Jazz Music Links

Alto saxophonist Sonny Simmons embraces music with his whole body, soul, mind and spirit; that much is clear from Staying on the Watch, recorded in August 1966 and reissued by ESP-Disk in 2010.

In retrospect, Staying on the Watch is tinted with distinct shades of an approach that is more mystical and all-embracing; a wholly captivating experience.