“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]
Olé Coltrane is the ninth album by American saxophonist John Coltrane, released in 1961 on Atlantic Records. The album was recorded at A&R Studios in New York, and was the last of Coltrane’s Atlantic albums [More]
New Picture is an album by saxophonist Jimmy Heath featuring performances recorded in 1985 and released on the Landmark label. “Ten years after his most recent set as a leader, Jimmy Heath (heard here on [More]
Gilbert John “Gil” Mellé (31 December 1931 – 28 October 2004) was an American artist, jazz musician and film composer. Tracklist: A1 Waterbirds (Pt. 1) A2 Waterbirds (Pt. 2) 7:33 A3 Walkin’ Down The Gloomy [More]
Track listing: 1 First Moves 7:13 2 Look For The Silver Lining 14:25 3 To A Wild Rose 7:44 4 Alfie’s Theme 16:53 Personnel: David Lee – drums Gene Perla – electric bass Yoshiaki Masuo [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]
Love and Understanding is an album by saxophonist Jimmy Heath featuring performances recorded in 1973 and originally released on the Muse label. “This is one of Jimmy Heath’s more unusual and versatile records”, – Scott [More]
Track listing: 1 Quiet Afternoon (Stanley Clarke) 2 Paranoia 10:12 3 Baba Hengates (Mtume) 21:01 4 Miscegenation 38:33 Personnel: Buddy Terry – tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, flute Woody Shaw – trumpet Eddie Henderson – trumpet, [More]
Journey Without End is an album by American jazz pianist Mal Waldron and soprano saxophonist Steve Lacy recorded in Paris in 1971 and released on the Japanese RCA Victor label. The album was the first [More]