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Contents
Cd 1 Giant steps remastered
Cd 2 The outtakes
Extra subject
jazz, hard bop/soul jazz, Post-bop
Title
Giant steps
Performer
John Coltrane 1926-1967 (saxofoon) Cedar Walton  (piano) Tommy Flanagan 1930-2001 (piano) Wynton Kelly 1931-1971 (piano) Paul Chambers 1935-1969 (contrabas) Les Humphries  (drums) Art Taylor 1929-1995 (drums) Jimmy Cobb 1929-2020 (drums)
Publisher
Atlantic, 2020
2 cd's + boekje
Recording date
1960
Playing time
01:17:34
Note
60th anniversary edition
EAN
0603497848393
CDR
JE46847

About John Coltrane

John William Coltrane (September 23, 1926 – July 17, 1967) was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. Working in the bebop and hard bop idioms early in his career, Coltrane helped pioneer the use of modes and was at the forefront of free jazz. He led at least fifty recording sessions and appeared on many albums by other musicians, including trumpeter Miles Davis and pianist Thelonious Monk. Over the course of his career, Coltrane's music took on an increasingly spiritual dimension, as exemplified on his most acclaimed albums A Love Supreme (1965) and Ascension (1966). He remains one of the most influential saxophonists in music history. He received numerous posthumous awards, including a Pulitzer Prize in 2007, and was canonized by the African Orthodox Church. His second wife was pianist and harpist Alice Coltrane. The couple had three children: John Jr. (1964–1982), a bassist; Ravi (born 1965), a saxophonist; and Oran (born…Read more on Wikipedia

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