Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: John Coltrane’s "Naima" (1960)
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Please join the Albumism team in celebrating John Coltrane’s musical legacy and share your personal memories of him with us. Remembering John Coltrane Today on What Would Have Been His 91st Birthday (Born 9/23/26) Please join the Albumism team in celebrating John Coltrane’s musical legacy and share your personal that Coltrane's next three Impulse! albums to be released, Ballads, Duke Ellington and John Coltrane, and the music. Coltrane was the son of John R. Coltrane, a tailor and amateur musician, and Alice (Blair John Coltrane was among the most important, and most controversial, figures in jazz. It seems amazing as the material for John Coltrane with the Red Garland Trio, released later in the year. (It was John Coltrane
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study with Bud Powell. She met John Coltrane while touring and recording with Gibbs around 1962-1963 John Coltrane tribute concert at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City. Coltrane
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, Max Roach, Julius Watkins, Sonny Rollins, Clark Terry, Gerry Mulligan, John Coltrane, Wilbur Ware tenor saxophonist John Coltrane. Finally, the critics and then the jazz public recognized Thelonious
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touring Europe with Quincy Jones (1960-1961). He recorded with John Coltrane, participated in
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songs such as the title track and "Lady Day and John Coltrane," which offered a more straight-ahead great from Louis Armstrong to John Coltrane -- Scott-Heron released his 1970 debut, Small Talk at
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, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and John Coltrane. Then came a Santana band live album (Sacred Fire - Live in next teamed up with another religious disciple, Turiya Alice Coltrane, widow of John Coltrane, for a
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band, and he organized a quintet featuring saxophonist John Coltrane, pianist Red Garland, bassist , Adderley had departed, Wynton Kelly had replaced Bill Evans at the piano, and John Coltrane had left to
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the steadily rising star of Rollins. Pivotal albums such as Tenor Madness (with John Coltrane), Saxophone
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jazz's leading figures over a long span of time. Though indebted to a great extent to John Coltrane, with
Remembering Art Blakey Today on What Would Have Been His 98th Birthday (Born 10/11/19)
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that would greatly affect most of the other advanced improvisers of the 1960s, including John Coltrane, Eric
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Coltrane’s “Giant Steps.” How are these songs executed in gestalt? By, literally, having a meeting between “Epistrophy (I Wanna Play),” Charlie Parker’s “Yardbird Suite,” Dizzy Gillespie’s “Con Alma,” John
Remembering Dizzy Gillespie Today, Born 100 Years Ago on October 21, 1917
Moody, J.J. Johnson, Yusef Lateef, and even a young John Coltrane, Gillespie's big band was a
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Remembering Lee Morgan Today on What Would Have Been His 80th Birthday (Born 7/10/38)
Coltrane's classic Blue Train, as well as with Jimmy Smith. Morgan's early sessions showed him to be a closely with Hank Mobley or Benny Golson. Later in 1957, he performed as a sideman on John
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