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Genre: Jazz
Performer: Zoot Sims
Album: Zoot Sims
Released: 1973
Style: Bop
MP3 version ZIP size: 1536 mb
FLAC version ZIP size: 1905 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1898 mb
Rating: 4.6
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Down Home is an album by American jazz tenor saxophonist Zoot Sims. Billboard magazine called it an "unusual album", in that Sims "applied his improvisational skill to a number of real oldies". Down Beat called it "a marvellous example of Sims' ability to swing".

Stan Getz, Zoot Sims, Al Cohn, Allen Eager, Brew Moore - The Brothers (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-008-2). Brothers And Other Mothers: The Savoy Sessions (Savoy SJL 2210). Lestorian Mode (Savoy MG 12105). Zoot Sims - Good Old Zoot (New Jazz NJLP 8280). Conception Featuring Stan Getz, Miles Davis, Zoot Sims, Sonny Rollins, Gerry Mulligan, Lee Konitz (Prestige PRLP 7013). Chubby Jackson Sextet And Big Band (Prestige PR 7641). Gene Roland Band Featuring Charlie Parker - The Band That Never Was (Spotlite (E) SPJ 141).

Listen to music from Zoot Sims like Evening In Paris, Zoot & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Zoot Sims. Sims' family was involved in vaudeville, and, for his part, John learned to play both drums and clarinet at an early age. Zoot's father was a vaudeville hoofer, and Zoot prided himself on remembering many of the steps his father taught him. Following in the footsteps of Lester Young, Sims developed into an innovative tenor saxophonist.

This album has an average beat per minute of 102 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 72/121 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. BPM Profile Zoot! Album starts at BPM, ends at BPM (+0), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Zoot Sims. Four Classic Albums (Stretching Out, Starring Zoot Sims, Down Home, The Jazz Soul of Porgy and Bess).

Zoot" Sims is one of the greatest high register saxophone players of his generation, especially on tenor, though he also adopted alto and much later soprano. Regularly recorded for Norman Granz labels, and is well known for his playing on the recordings of beatnik writer and painter Jack Kerouac.


1 Night And Day(Take 1) 2:58
2 Night And Day(Take 2) 2:58
3 Slingin' Hash(Take 1) 3:20
4 Slingin' Hash(Take 2) 3:30
5 Tenorly 2:47
6 I Understand 3:38
7 Don't Worry About Me 3:07
8 Crystal 3:12
1 Toot's Suite 5:51
2 Zoot's Suite 4:25
3 The Late Tiny Kahn 2:40
4 Great Drums 2:40
5 Call It Anything 3:17
6 Once In A While 3:15

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Vogue France
  • Recorded By – Vogue France


  • Bass – Don Bagley (tracks: B1,B2,B3,B4,B5,B6), Pierre Michelot (tracks: A1,A2,A3,A4,A5,A6,A7,A8)
  • Drums – Jean-Louis Viale (tracks: B1,B2,B3,B4,B5,B6), Kenny Clarke (tracks: A1,A2,A3,A4,A5,A6,A7,A8)
  • Guitar – Jimmy Gourley (tracks: B1,B2,B3,B4,B5,B6)
  • Photography By – Yasuhisa Yoneda
  • Piano – Gerald Wiggins (tracks: A1,A2,A3,A4,A5,A6,A7,A8), Henri Renaud (tracks: B1,B2,B3,B4,B5,B6)
  • Tenor Saxophone – Zoot Sims (tracks: A1,A2,A3,A4,A5,A6,A7,A8,B1,B2,B3,B4,B5,B6)
  • Trombone – Frank Rosolino (tracks: B1,B2,B3,B4,B5,B6)


Tracks A1 - A8: Recorded 16/06 - 1950
Tracks B1 - B6: Recorded 18/11 - 1953

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: JASRAC
  • Label Code (Side A): YX-4062 (THLM-5301)
  • Label Code (Side A): YX-4062 (THLM-5302)
  • Matrix / Runout (Run Out side A): [stamped]THLM-5301(JASRAC symbol)
  • Matrix / Runout (Rn Out side B): [stamped]THLM-5302(JASRAC symbol)


A1 9.20 Special
A2 The Man I Love
A3 55th And State
A4 Blue Room
B1 Gus's Blues
B2 That Old Feeling
B3 Bohemia After Dark
B4 Woody'n You


  • Bass – Knobby Totah*
  • Drums – Gus Johnson
  • Piano – Johnny Williams*
  • Saxophone – Zoot Sims


Recorded New York City - October 12, 1956

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
LP 608 Zoot Sims Quartet Zoot ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Argo LP 608 US 1957
B 94233 L Zoot Sims Quartet Sax Appeal ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Philips B 94233 L Australia & New Zealand 1957
OUT5006LP Zoot Sims Quartet Zoot ‎(LP, Album, RE) So Far Out OUT5006LP 2013
BT-5326 Zoot Sims Quartet Zoot ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Chess BT-5326 Japan 1979
UCCU-9547 Zoot Sims Quartet Zoot ‎(CD, Album, Mono, Ltd, RE, RM, Pap) Argo Records UCCU-9547 Japan 2004
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album Zoot Sims - Soprano Sax mp3 download

Zoot Sims - Soprano Sax album mp3

Contemporary Jazz, Cool Jazz
Performer: Zoot Sims
Genre: Jazz
Title: Soprano Sax
Country: France
Released: 1976
Performer: Jutta Hipp
Genre: Jazz
Title: Jutta Hipp With Zoot Sims
Country: US
Released: 1974
Performer: Zoot Sims
Genre: Jazz
Title: Zoot Goes To Town: Jazz Time Paris, Vol. 8
Country: France
Released: 1953
Performer: Zoot Sims
Genre: Jazz
Title: Choice
Country: US
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Genre: Jazz
Title: Basie & Zoot
Country: Japan
Released: 1976