In 1964, Coltrane was approached by the French Canadian director Gilles Groulx to record a soundtrack for his film Le chat dans le sac. In June of that year, between the recording sessions for Crescent [More]
Afro Blue Impressions is an album by American jazz saxophonist John Coltrane recorded live in 1963 and released on the Pablo label in 1977 as a double LP. “Afro Blue Impressions is the sound of [More]
Imagination is an album by American trombonist Curtis Fuller’s Sextette recorded in 1959 and released on the Savoy label. Prіоr to the official fоrmаtіоn оf thе Jаzztеt with trumреtеr Art Fаrmеr, trombonist Curtіѕ Fullеr аnd [More]
Showboat is an album by American jazz trumpeter Kenny Dorham featuring performances of tunes from the Jerome Kern-Oscar Hammerstein II musical Show Boat recorded in 1960 and released on the Time label. Scott Yanow, writing [More]
Fоr those who dоn’t know bеttеr, thе frее jаzz movement іѕ соnѕіdеrеd a ѕhаrр break with thе past hеrіtаgе оf thе music. Thаt really wаѕn’t the case. Aѕ Albеrt Aуlеr аnd Arсhіе Shepp hеаrkеnеd bасk [More]
Ascension is a jazz album by John Coltrane recorded in 1965 and released in 1966. It is often considered to be a cornerstone of Coltrane’s work, with the albums released before it being more conventional [More]
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane is a jazz album by Duke Ellington and John Coltrane recorded on September 26, 1962, and released in February 1963 on Impulse! Records. AllMusic Review by Matt Collar: The classic [More]
Images of Curtis Fuller is an album by jazz trombonist Curtis Fuller, released in 1960 on the Savoy label. Track listing: All compositions by Curtis Fuller “Accident” – 4:12 “Darryl’s Minor” – 5:30 “Be Back [More]
Cosmic Music is a jazz album by John Coltrane and Alice Coltrane. It was originally released after John Coltrane’s death. On this release, John Coltrane only plays on “Manifestation” and “Reverend King”. “Lord, Help Me [More]
Further Definitions is a 1961 jazz album by Benny Carter and his orchestra, rereleased on CD in 1997 coupled with his follow-up album, 1966’s Additions to Further Definitions. The earlier album is Carter’s best-known, recorded [More]