• 1. Part I
  • 2. Part II

Landmark free jazz album! An essential classic for any fan of 'new thing' improvisation! John Coltrane was one of the greatest player/composers the world has ever known and this is one of his most adventurous recordings! Mammoth, large scale big band session featuring a host of key avant/deep jazz luminaries such as Alber Ayler, Marion Brown, John Tchicai, Pharoah Sanders and Archie Shepp! This CD features both editions! Intense, extreme, transcendant music unlike anything else! Highly recommended!

Other Releases by John Coltrane

John ColtraneGiant of JazzGo Entertain
Great tracks across 3 CDs
John ColtraneColtrane Plays The BluesAtlantic
Legendary album from 1962, now pressed on 180g vinyl. 
John Coltrane A Sound SupremeFranklin Watts
s/hand hardback w/ dustjacket ex-library w/ stamps
John ColtraneA Love Supreme - Note For Note Transcriptions for Tenor SaxophoneHal Leonard
Note for note transcriptions for the tenor saxophone as played by John Coltrane on the seminal 'A Love Supreme' - one of the greatest pieces of music...
John ColtraneSun ShipImpulse!
Awesome 1965 recordings from the period just after the landmark 'A Love Supreme'! Awe-inspiring deep jazz from a god-like genius! Recommended!
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John Coltrane by Bill ColeDA CAPO PRESS
This book is highly informative to anyone who would like to dive into Coltrane.  s/hand paperback book (difft cover)
John ColtraneTrane's BluesBlue Note
Trane's Blues is an excellent collection of blues-oriented tunes that feature the saxophonist as both a leader and a sideman with the likes of Paul Chambers,...
John ColtraneBy Brian PriestleyApollo (1987)
s/hand paperback copy
John ColtraneLive At The Village Vanguard Again! (1966)Impulse!
My Favourite Thing & Naima monster live recording. With Alice Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders, Rashied Ali and Jimmy Garrison. Phew!
John ColtraneBlack Pearls (1964)DOL
1958 session first released in 1964 on Prestige. w/ Donald Byrd, Red Garland, Paul Chambers and Art Taylor
John ColtraneLush Life (1961)Original Jazz Classics
1961 Lp on Prestige assembled from unissued results of three separate recording sessions at Van Gelder Studio in Hackensack, New Jersey in 1957 and...
John ColtraneKulu Se Mama (1966)Impulse!
Original = first Stereo pressing black/orange label Impulse, Van Gelder stamp in wax, original Impulse inner.Brilliant little-known album from the king...
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John ColtraneJazz RevolutionaryMorgan Reynolds
Second-hand ex-library hardback
John ColtraneA Love Supreme (1964)Impulse!
100% essential deep jazz classic! Searching, yearning, BEAUTIFUL spiritual jazz of the highest order! This is considered by many to be his best album and...
John Coltrane"Live" At The Village VanguardImpulse! (1961)
John Coltranes switch in musical style was not universally popular, with critics and audiences alike turning on him as they struggled to understand the...
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John ColtraneLive At BirdlandImpulse! (1963)
Absolutely definitive Coltrane release ushering in the new sound of radical deepness at the start of the 1960s. 'Alabama' was written and performed shortly...
John ColtraneAfro Blue ImpressionsPablo Records
Originally releasd on Pablo Records in 1977.
John ColtraneGiant Steps (1959)Atlantic
Giant Steps was possibly Coltrane's most consistently outstanding tenor solo statementto date. Of course, Coltrane's own performance on Kind of Blue, just...
John ColtraneMy Favorite Things (1961)Atlantic / Waner Jazz
If Miles Davis' "Kind of Blue" is generally regarded as the best jazz album ever made, "My Favorite Things" by John Coltrane has to come second. 
John ColtraneEight Classic Albums Real Gone
Eight classic albums from the master Coltrane at an incredible price!
John ColtraneDakarPrestige (1957)
Stellar Coltrane recorded for Prestige in 1957. John Coltrane - tenor saxophone Cecil Payne - baritone saxophone Pepper Adams - baritone saxophone Mal...
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John ColtraneSoultranePrestige (1958)
This excellent John Coltrane Quartet album was recorded in New Jersey on February 7, 1958 with two ex-members of Miles Davis's 1955/56 quintet, pianist...
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John ColtraneBlue Train (1957)Blue Note
Late 50s hard bop, Coltrane's second on Blue Note. Killer line-up: John Coltrane – tenor saxophone, bandleader Paul Chambers – double bass Kenny...
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John ColtraneColtrane Jazz (1961)Atlantic
Coltrane Jazz is the sixth album by John Coltrane, released in 1961 on Atlantic Records. It marks the first appearance of the early John...
John ColtraneOle Coltrane (1962)Atlantic
Recorded in 1961, this was Coltrane's last album for Atlantic before his seminal Impulse albums. Amazingly this album is the template for the Impulse sound....
John ColtraneJohn Coltrane (Prestige 7105)Prestige
Coltrane's debut on Prestige. John Coltrane recorded so frequently for the Prestige label during '56-'58 that it's tough to figure out where to start....
John ColtraneA Love Supreme [DELUXE EDITION]Impulse
This album-length suite was Coltrane's gift to God. An undeniable masterpiece, one of the best albums recorded, in any genre, ever. This 'Deluxe Edition'...
John ColtraneMy Favorite Things: Coltrane at NewportImpulse
Definitive live performances from the Newport festivals of 1963 and 1965, with separate versions of 'My Favourite Things' and a previously unreleased 23-minute...
John ColtraneThe John Coltrane Quartet Plays...Impulse
Live recording from 1965 of The John Coltrane Quartet Playsing Chim Chim Cheree (from Walt Disney's Mary Poppins).
John ColtraneColtrane (1962)Impulse!
Coltrane's first for Impulse, in 1962, was also the first recording for the classic quartet line-up and is a beautiful blend of extended modal...
John ColtraneImpressionsImpulse!
Classic modal jazz album from the master of deep jazz and one of the most important performer/composers ever! Modal fans will love the tranquil, melancholic...
John ColtraneMeditations (1966)Impulse!
Beautiful, intense, spiritual jazz from the master! This is a landmark album for John Coltrane, recorded in his 'classic period' just after his masterpiece...

Other Releases on Impulse!

John ColtraneSun ShipImpulse!
Awesome 1965 recordings from the period just after the landmark 'A Love Supreme'! Awe-inspiring deep jazz from a god-like genius! Recommended!
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Lambert, Hendricks & RossSing A Song Of Basie (1965)Impulse!
First Impulse original pressing (first came out on ABC in 1957)
Louis BellsonThunderbird (1966)Impulse!
Impulse original vinyl, 1966. 2nd pressing
Gato BarbieriChapter One: Latin America (1973)Impulse!
First of Gato's Latin American jazz fusion albums released on Impulse in the early 1970s.
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Pharoah SandersKarma (1969)Impulse!
Over half an hour of "The Creator Has A Master Plan"! Leon Thomas on vocals joins the Pharoah for one of the greatest collaborations in deep, spiritual...
John ColtraneLive At The Village Vanguard Again! (1966)Impulse!
My Favourite Thing & Naima monster live recording. With Alice Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders, Rashied Ali and Jimmy Garrison. Phew!
John ColtraneKulu Se Mama (1966)Impulse!
Original = first Stereo pressing black/orange label Impulse, Van Gelder stamp in wax, original Impulse inner.Brilliant little-known album from the king...
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Charlie HadenLiberation Music Orchestra (1970)Impulse!
Radical orchestral jazz featuring Gato Barbieri, Don Cherry, Dewey Redman, Roswell Rudd and Sam Brown, with arrangements by Carla Bley.
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    Yusef LateefPsychicemotus (1965)Impulse!
    Superb mid-sixties album featuring a great version of Erik Satie's tranquil classic "First Gymnopedie"!
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    Sun RaSpace Is The Place (1973)Impulse!
    Totally essential deep astro jazz with the full twenty minute version of the title track! One-of-a-kind, out-of-this-world, wonky space anthem! This...
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    John ColtraneA Love Supreme (1964)Impulse!
    100% essential deep jazz classic! Searching, yearning, BEAUTIFUL spiritual jazz of the highest order! This is considered by many to be his best album and...
    Albert AylerNew Grass / Music Is The Healing Force Of The UniverseImpulse!
    Double CD of the bluesy "New Grass" album and the powerful but often ignored "Music is the Healing Force of the Universe".
    Archie SheppThings Have Got To Change / The Cry Of My PeopleImpulse!
    Double CD of the powerfully spiritual "Things Have Got To Change" and "The Cry Of My People". Fierce African rhythms mix with free jazz and blues,...
    Alice ColtraneJourney In Satchidananda (1971)Impulse!
    100% essential, C-L-A-S-S-I-C spiritual jazz album featuring Pharoah Sanders! Deep-as-it-gets, hypnotic, trance-like, spiritually uplifting music featuring...
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    Duke Ellington & John ColtraneDuke Ellington & John Coltrane (1963)Impulse!
    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...
    Archie SheppFour For Trane (1964)Impulse!
    Archie Shepp's first major outing was recorded in August 1964 about a year before John Coltrane gathered some of these same players (Shepp and alto saxophonist...
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    Archie SheppLive In San Francisco (1966)Impulse!
    Impulse, 66. This is a fantastic live album of one of Archie Shepp's most solid early bands, comprised of the great trombonist Roswell Rudd, bassists...
    John ColtraneColtrane (1962)Impulse!
    Coltrane's first for Impulse, in 1962, was also the first recording for the classic quartet line-up and is a beautiful blend of extended modal...
    The John Coltrane QuartetAfrica/BrassImpulse!
    Lush 1961 album of post-bop modal jazz with a large band conducted by Eric Dolphy. Texturally unlike any other John Coltrane recording, this is a truly...
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    John Coltrane QuartetCrescent (1964)Impulse!
    Truly beautiful pre-'A Love Supreme' album from the master of deep jazz, John Coltrane! Classic modal jazz featuring the classic quartet line up with...
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    John ColtraneImpressionsImpulse!
    Classic modal jazz album from the master of deep jazz and one of the most important performer/composers ever! Modal fans will love the tranquil, melancholic...
    John ColtraneMeditations (1966)Impulse!
    Beautiful, intense, spiritual jazz from the master! This is a landmark album for John Coltrane, recorded in his 'classic period' just after his masterpiece...
    Pharoah SandersThembi (1971)Impulse!
    Classic deep jazz album that incudes the tranquil "Astral Travelling", the beautiful "Thembi" and features Lonnie Liston Smith and Michael White! All...

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