Expression is an album by jazz saxophonist John Coltrane. Apart from the title track, the rest of the album was recorded at about the same time as Interstellar Space. Expression was released in September 1967, [More]
Crescent is a 1964 studio album by American jazz musician John Coltrane, released by Impulse! as A-66. “John Coltrane’s Crescent from the spring of 1964 is an epic album, showing his meditative side that would [More]
“FIRST-HAND EXPERIENCE OF THIS PERFORMANCE: John Coltrane Group, ‘Newport Jazz Festival’, Newport RI July 2, 1966. Jack responds to a note that Fujioka had indicated that producer George Wein wanted to stop the band between [More]
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]