Sonny Red Discography

Compiled by Anders Svanoe
Edited by Michael Fitzgerald
First published January 2005

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Sylvester Kyner ("Sonny Red") was born December 17, 1932 and died March 20, 1981.

Discover more about Sonny Red at his website.

While this is the most comprehensive and accurate discography on Sonny Red ever produced, there still may be omissions and errors. Please help if you can.

Thanks to contributors:

Pepper Adams, Barry Harris, Kiane Zawadi


General discographies: All-Music Guide, Bruyninckx, Jepsen, Lord, Raben
Michael Cuscuna & Michel Ruppli: The Blue Note Label (edition 2)

This discography was produced using BRIAN, a computer discography database program created by Steve Albin. BRIAN is a significant step in the field of jazz research and holds much potential. I encourage discographers to investigate this program. Steve has been incredibly helpful in terms of technical support and in custom-tailoring this program.