John Coltrane Catalog

1946 (age 20)

John Coltrane - First Giant Steps  (Rare Live Recordings RLR 88619)

Dexter Culbertson (trumpet) John Coltrane (alto saxophone) Norman Poulshock (piano) Willie Stader (bass) Joe Theimer (drums) Benny Thomas (vocals -1,4,5,7)
Hawaii, July 13, 1946
1.Embraceable You
2.Ornithology
3.Sweet Miss
4.It's Only A Paper Moon
5.Sweet Lorraine
6.Ko-Ko
7.Now's The Time

The John Coltrane Anthology - The Last Giant  (Rhino R2 71255)

Dexter Culbertson (trumpet) John Coltrane (alto saxophone) Norman Poulshock (piano) Willie Stader (bass) Joe Theimer (drums)
Hawaii, July 13, 1946
Hot House

1949

The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury, Vol. 1: 1946-1949  (Mercury (J) 18PJ-10052/54)

Willie Cook or Elmon Wright (trumpet) Matthew Gee or Charles Greenlea (trombone) John Coltrane, Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) John Acea (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Teddy Stewart (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals)
NYC, September 27, 1949
2996-2Fast Movin' Mama
2997-2Juice Head Man Of Mine
2999-2The Richest Guy In The Graveyard (alt. take)
2999-3The Richest Guy In The Graveyard

Dinah Washington - The Good Old Days  (Mercury MG 20829)

Willie Cook or Elmon Wright (trumpet) Matthew Gee or Charles Greenlea (trombone) John Coltrane, Jimmy Heath (tenor saxophone) Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) John Acea (piano) Freddie Green (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Teddy Stewart (drums) Dinah Washington (vocals): same session
NYC, September 27, 1949
2998-1Shuckin' And Jivin'
** originally intended as Mercury MG 20622, SR 60622.
** also issued on Mercury SR 60829.

Billy Valentine - How Long, How Long / Beer Drinkin' Baby  (Mercury 8173)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Billy Valentine (piano, vocals) Johnny Collins (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Specs Powell (drums)
Los Angeles, CA, November 7, 1949
3188How Long, How Long
3191Beer Drinkin' Baby

Billy Valentine - Ain't Gonna Cry No More / I Want You To Love Me  (Mercury 8177)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Billy Valentine (piano, vocals) Johnny Collins (guitar) Ray Brown (bass) Specs Powell (drums): same session
Los Angeles, CA, November 7, 1949
3189Ain't Gonna Cry No More
3190I Want You To Love Me

Tadd Dameron/Babs Gonzales/Dizzy Gillespie - Capitol Jazz Classics, Vol. 13: Strictly Bebop  (Capitol M 11059)

Willie Cook, Don Slaughter, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Matthew Gee, Charles Greenlee, Sam Hurt (trombone) John Coltrane, Jimmy Heath (alto saxophone) Paul Gonsalves, Jesse Powell (tenor saxophone) Al Gibson (baritone saxophone) John Acea (piano) John Collins (guitar) Al McKibbon (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) Tiny Irvin (vocals)
NYC, November 21, 1949
4316Say When
4317Tally Ho
4318You Stole My Wife, You Horse Thief
Willie Cook, Don Slaughter, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Matthew Gee, Charles Greenlee, Sam Hurt (trombone) John Coltrane, Jimmy Heath (alto saxophone) Paul Gonsalves, Jesse Powell (tenor saxophone) Al Gibson (baritone saxophone) John Acea (piano) Floyd Smith (guitar) Al McKibbon (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) Carlos Duchesne (congas) Francisco Pozo (bongos) Joe Carroll, Tiny Irvin (vocals)
NYC, January 9, 1950
4332Oo-La-La

Dizzy Gillespie/Lennie Tristano - Jazz Of The Forties: Hot VS Cool  (Capitol (J) CR-8084)

Willie Cook, Don Slaughter, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Matthew Gee, Charles Greenlee, Sam Hurt (trombone) John Coltrane, Jimmy Heath (alto saxophone) Paul Gonsalves, Jesse Powell (tenor saxophone) Al Gibson (baritone saxophone) John Acea (piano) John Collins (guitar) Al McKibbon (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) Tiny Irvin (vocals)
NYC, November 21, 1949
4319I Can't Remember
Willie Cook, Don Slaughter, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Matthew Gee, Charles Greenlee, Sam Hurt (trombone) John Coltrane, Jimmy Heath (alto saxophone) Paul Gonsalves, Jesse Powell (tenor saxophone) Al Gibson (baritone saxophone) John Acea (piano) Floyd Smith (guitar) Al McKibbon (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) Carlos Duchesne (congas) Francisco Pozo (bongos) Joe Carroll, Tiny Irvin (vocals)
NYC, January 9, 1950
4333Honeysuckle Rose

1950

Various Artists - Esquire's World Of Jazz  (Capitol TBO 1970)

Willie Cook, Don Slaughter, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Matthew Gee, Charles Greenlee, Sam Hurt (trombone) John Coltrane, Jimmy Heath (alto saxophone) Paul Gonsalves, Jesse Powell (tenor saxophone) Al Gibson (baritone saxophone) John Acea (piano) Floyd Smith (guitar) Al McKibbon (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) Carlos Duchesne (congas) Francisco Pozo (bongos) Joe Carroll, Tiny Irvin (vocals)
NYC, January 9, 1950
4330Coast To Coast

Various Artists - The History Of Jazz, Vol. 4: Enter The Cool  (Capitol T 796)

Willie Cook, Don Slaughter, Elmon Wright (trumpet) Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) Matthew Gee, Charles Greenlee, Sam Hurt (trombone) John Coltrane, Jimmy Heath (alto saxophone) Paul Gonsalves, Jesse Powell (tenor saxophone) Al Gibson (baritone saxophone) John Acea (piano) Floyd Smith (guitar) Al McKibbon (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) Carlos Duchesne (congas) Francisco Pozo (bongos) Joe Carroll, Tiny Irvin (vocals): same session
NYC, January 9, 1950
4331Carambola

1951

Dizzy Gillespie - Trane's First Ride 1951  (Oberon 5100)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Billy Taylor (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
"Birdland", NYC, January 6, 1951
Congo Blues
Yesterdays
A Night In Tunisia
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, January 13, 1951
Good Bait
add J.J. Johnson (trombone)
"Birdland", NYC, February 3, 1951
Birks' Works
I Can't Get Started
Jumpin' With Symphony Sid
John Lewis (piano) Carl "Kansas" Fields (drums) replaces Taylor, Blakey
"Birdland", NYC, March 17, 1951
Birks' Works (air check 2)

Dizzy Gillespie - Birks' Works  (Duke (It) D 1019)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Billy Taylor (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals)
"Birdland", NYC, January 6, 1951
Ooh-Pa-Pa-Dah
Jumpin' With Symphony Sid (incomplete)
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, January 13, 1951
Birks' Works
Jumpin' With Symphony Sid (incomplete)

Dizzy Gillespie - Trane's First Ride 1951, Vol. 2  (Broadcast Tributes 0009)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet, vocals) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Billy Taylor (piano) Percy Heath (bass) Art Blakey (drums) Joe Carroll (vocals): same session
"Birdland", NYC, January 13, 1951
Good Groove
Tin Tin Deo, No. 1
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, January 20, 1951
Groovin' High
A Night In Tunisia
add J.J. Johnson (trombone)
"Birdland", NYC, February 3, 1951
Good Bait
John Lewis (piano) Carl "Kansas" Fields (drums) replaces Taylor, Blakey
"Birdland", NYC, March 17, 1951
Tin Tin Deo, No. 3
The Champ
Jumpin' With Symphony Sid

Dizzy Gillespie - School Days  (Regent MG 6043)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Coltrane (alto, tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Carl "Kansas" Fields (drums) Freddy Strong (vocals)
Detroit, MI, March 1, 1951
4010We Love To Boogie
** also issued on Savoy MG 12204 entitled "Dizzy Gillespie - Milt Jackson - Joe Carroll".

Dizzy Gillespie - The Champ  (Savoy MG 12047)

Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet) John Coltrane (alto, tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone, piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Percy Heath (bass) Carl "Kansas" Fields (drums) Freddy Strong (vocals): same session
Detroit, MI, March 1, 1951
4015Tin Tin Deo
4020Birks' Works

1952

Gay Crosse - Fat Sam From Birmingham / Bittersweet  (Gotham 279)

James Robertson (trumpet) John Coltrane (alto, tenor saxophone) Gay Crosse (tenor saxophone, vocals) Charles Ross (piano) John Latham (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums)
Philadelphia, PA, January 19, 1952
GC1Fat Sam From Birmingham
GC2Bittersweet (alt. take)

J.B. Summers And The Blues Shouters  (Krazy Kat (E) KK 833)

James Robertson (trumpet) John Coltrane (alto, tenor saxophone) Gay Crosse (tenor saxophone, vocals) Charles Ross (piano) John Latham (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums): same session
Philadelphia, PA, January 19, 1952
7GC1Fat Sam From Birmingham (alt. take)

Various Artists - Stompin' With Bill  (Krazy Kat (E) KK 838)

James Robertson (trumpet) John Coltrane (alto, tenor saxophone) Gay Crosse (tenor saxophone, vocals) Charles Ross (piano) John Latham (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums): same session
Philadelphia, PA, January 19, 1952
7GC2Bittersweet

Earl Bostic For You  (King LP 395-503)

Joe Mitchell (trumpet) Earl Bostic (alto saxophone, trumpet, clarinet, guitar) Pinky Williams (alto, baritone saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Gene Redd (vibraphone, trumpet) Joe Knight (piano) Jimmy Shirley (guitar) Ike Isaacs (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) The Three B's (vocals)
Cincinnati, OH, April 7, 1952
K8200Velvet Sunset
K8201Moonglow
K8202Linger Awhile
Harold Grant (guitar) replaces Shirley
Los Angeles, CA, August 15, 1952
K9172Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
K9173For You
** also issued on King LP 503.

Earl Bostic - Dance Time  (King LP 395-525)

Joe Mitchell (trumpet) Earl Bostic (alto saxophone, trumpet, clarinet, guitar) Pinky Williams (alto, baritone saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Gene Redd (vibraphone, trumpet) Joe Knight (piano) Jimmy Shirley (guitar) Ike Isaacs (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) The Three B's (vocals): Jimmy Shirley (guitar) replaces Grant
Cincinnati, OH, April 7, 1952
K8203Ain't Misbehavin'
Harold Grant (guitar) replaces Shirley
Los Angeles, CA, August 15, 1952
K9170You Go To My Head
** also issued on King LP 525.

Earl Bostic And His Alto Sax, Vol. 4  (King LP 295-72)

Joe Mitchell (trumpet) Earl Bostic (alto saxophone, trumpet, clarinet, guitar) Pinky Williams (alto, baritone saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Gene Redd (vibraphone, trumpet) Joe Knight (piano) Harold Grant (guitar) Ike Isaacs (bass) Charles "Specs" Wright (drums) The Three B's (vocals): same session
Los Angeles, CA, August 15, 1952
K9171The Hour Of Parting

Christine Kittrell - Nashville R&B, Vol. 2  (Krazy Kat (E) KK 7432)

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Gay Crosse (tenor saxophone, vocals) Stanley "Stash" O'Lauglin (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums) Christine Kittrell (vocals)
Nashville, TN, 1952
Gotta Stop Loving You

Gay Crosse - Easy Rockin' / G.C. Rock  (Republic 7027)

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet) John Coltrane, Gay Crosse (tenor saxophone) Stanley "Stash" O'Lauglin (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums)
Nashville, TN, 1952
Easy Rockin'
G.C. Rock

Gay Crosse - No Better For You / Tired Of Being Shoved Around  (Republic 7008)

Tommy Turrentine (trumpet) John Coltrane, Gay Crosse (tenor saxophone) Stanley "Stash" O'Lauglin (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Oliver Jackson (drums): same session
Nashville, TN, 1952
No Better For You
Tired Of Being Shoved Around

Various Artists - Nashville R&B, Vol. 1  (Krazy Kat (E) KK 7431)

John Coltrane, unknown (tenor saxophone) Charles Ruckles (piano, vocals) unknown (bass) unknown (drums)
Nashville, TN, 1952
I Got A Feelin'

1954

Johnny Hodges - At A Dance, In A Studio, On Radio  (Enigma 1052)

Emmett Berry (trumpet) Lawrence Brown (trombone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Richie Powell (piano) John Williams (bass) Jimmy Johnson (drums) unknown (vocals)
radio broadcast, Los Angeles, CA, June, 1954
Thru For The Night (Sideways)
Castle Rock
In A Mellow Tone
I've Got A Mind To Ramble Blues
Don't Cry Baby Blues
Burgundy Walk (Globetrotter)
Don't Blame Me

Johnny Hodges - Used To Be Duke  (Norgran MGN 1060)

Harold "Shorty" Baker (trumpet) Lawrence Brown (trombone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Call Cobbs (piano) John Williams (bass) Louis Bellson (drums)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, July 2, 1954
1862-1Sweet As Bear Meat
add Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone)
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, August 5, 1954
1865-4Used To Be Duke
** also issued on Verve MGV 8150.

More Of Johnny Hodges  (Norgran MGN 1009)

Harold "Shorty" Baker (trumpet) Lawrence Brown (trombone) Jimmy Hamilton (clarinet, tenor saxophone) Johnny Hodges (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Call Cobbs (piano) John Williams (bass) Louis Bellson (drums): same session
Radio Recorders, Hollywood, CA, August 5, 1954
1863-1Madame Butterfly

1955

Miles Davis - Rare Unreleased Broadcasts  (Yadeon (J) 502)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Steve Allen (announcer)
NBC television broadcast, "The Steve Allen Tonight Show", "Basin Street East", NYC, October 18, 1955
Steve Allen Intro
Max Is Making Wax
It Never Entered My Mind

Miles Davis - The Legendary Prestige Quintet Sessions  (Prestige 4PRCD 4444-2)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Steve Allen (announcer): same session
NBC television broadcast, "The Steve Allen Tonight Show", "Basin Street East", NYC, October 18, 1955
Steve Allen Intro 2
** same contents as Prestige PRLP 7014 + PRLP 7094 + PRLP 7129 + PRLP 7166 + PRLP 7200 + 11 bonus tracks.

The Complete Columbia Recordings Of Miles Davis With John Coltrane  (Mosaic MQ9-191)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Columbia Studio D, NYC, October 26, 1955
CO54129-1Two Bass Hit (alt. take)
CO54130-1Ah-Leu-Cha (alt. take)
CO54130-5Ah-Leu-Cha (take 5)
same personnel
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, June 5, 1956
CO56090-5Dear Old Stockholm (alt. take)
CO56091-1Bye Bye Blackbird (alt. take)
CO56092-5Tadd's Delight (alt. take)
add Gil Evans, Teo Macero (arranger)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, September 10, 1956
CO56584-1All Of You (alt. take)
CO56585-1Sweet Sue, Just You (1st version)
CO56585-3Sweet Sue, Just You (false start)
CO56585-5Sweet Sue, Just You (alt. take)
Miles Davis comments
Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, February 4, 1958
CO60199-1Two Bass Hit (alt. take)
CO60201-1Straight, No Chaser (alt. take)
CO60202-2Milestones (alt. take)
omit Adderley, Garland
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, March 4, 1958
CO54132-3Little Melonae
Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, May 26, 1958
CO61166-1Fran-Dance (alt. take)
add Willis Conover (announcer)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 3, 1958
Introduction By Willis Connover
Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, March 2, 1959
CO62290-3Freddie Freeloader (false start)
Bill Evans (piano) replaces Kelly
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, April 22, 1959
Miles Davis comments
** also issued on Columbia/Legacy C6K 65833.

Miles Davis - Circle In The Round  (Columbia KC2 36278)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Columbia Studio D, NYC, October 26, 1955
CO54129-2/5Two Bass Hit

Miles Davis - 'Round About Midnight  (Columbia CL 949)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same session
Columbia Studio D, NYC, October 26, 1955
CO54130-5/4Ah-Leu-Cha
same personnel
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, June 5, 1956
CO56090-1Dear Old Stockholm
CO56091-3Bye Bye Blackbird
CO56092-2Tadd's Delight
add Gil Evans, Teo Macero (arranger)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, September 10, 1956
CO56584-2All Of You
CO56586-1'Round Midnight
** also issued on Columbia CS 8649, PC 8649; Columbia/Legacy CJ 40610, CK 40610 entitled "'Round About Midnight (fake stereo)".

Miles Davis - Basic Miles  (Columbia C 32025)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Columbia Studio D, NYC, October 26, 1955
CO54132-2/3Little Melonae
** also issued on Columbia PC 32025.

Miles Davis - The Columbia Years 1955-1985  (Columbia C5X 45000)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same session
Columbia Studio D, NYC, October 26, 1955
CO54133-1Budo (alt. take)
Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, April 22, 1959
CO62293-1Flamenco Sketches (alt. take)
** also issued on Columbia C4K 45000.

Various Artists - Jazz Omnibus  (Columbia CL 1020)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Columbia Studio D, NYC, October 26, 1955
CO54133-8Budo

Miles Davis - Miles  (Prestige PRLP 7014)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 16, 1955
814Stablemates
815How Am I To Know
816Just Squeeze Me
818Bye Bye (theme)
819S'posin'
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7254 entitled "The Original Quintet". Original Jazz Classics OJC 006, OJCCD 006-2.
** part of Prestige P 24064, 4PRCD 4444-2.

1956 (age 30)

Paul Chambers - Chambers' Music  (Jazz West JWLP 7)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
United Western Recorders, Hollywood, CA, March 1 or 2, 1956
IM-3532Dexterity
IM-3533Stablemates
IM-3536John Paul Jones
IM-3537Eastbound
** also issued on Score SLP 4033; Imperial LP 9182-A, LP 12182-A.

Paul Chambers/John Coltrane - High Step  (Blue Note BN-LA451-H2)

Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Boston, MA, April 20, 1956
High Step
Nixon, Dixon And Yates Blues

Various Artists - Jazz In Transition  (Transition TRLP 30)

Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Roland Alexander (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Boston, MA, April 20, 1956
Trane's Strain
** also issued on Transition (J) GXF-3126.

Elmo Hope - Informal Jazz  (Prestige PRLP 7043)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane, Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Elmo Hope (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 7, 1956
884Weejah
885Polka Dots And Moonbeams
886On It
887Avalon
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7043 (alt.) entitled "Hank Mobley/John Coltrane - Two Tenors". Prestige PR 7670 entitled "John Coltrane - 2 Tenors With Hank Mobley".
** part of Milestone M 47037.

Workin' With The Miles Davis Quintet  (Prestige PRLP 7166)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 11, 1956
888In Your Own Sweet Way
890Trane's Blues
899Four
900The Theme I
901The Theme II
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 26, 1956
998Half Nelson
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 296, OJCCD 296-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24034, 4PRCD 4444-2.

Steamin' With The Miles Davis Quintet  (Prestige PRLP 7200)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 11, 1956
889Diane
895The Surrey With The Fringe On Top
898Salt Peanuts
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 26, 1956
996Well, You Needn't
** also issued on Prestige PR 7580 entitled "Steamin'". Original Jazz Classics OJC 391, OJCCD 391-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24034, 4PRCD 4444-2.

Relaxin' With The Miles Davis Quintet  (Prestige PRLP 7129)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 11, 1956
892It Could Happen To You
893Woody'n You
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 26, 1956
995If I Were A Bell
999You're My Everything
1000I Could Write A Book
1001Oleo
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 190, OJCCD 190-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24001, 4PRCD 4444-2.

Sonny Rollins - Tenor Madness  (Prestige PRLP 7047)

John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 24, 1956
906Tenor Madness
** also issued on Prestige PR 7657; Original Jazz Classics OJC 124, OJCCD 124-2.

Miles Davis Quintet At Peacock Alley  (VGM/Soulard VGM-SOU 1997)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Spider Burks (announcer)
"Peacock Alley", St. Louis, MO, July 14, 1956
Intro
Ah-Leu-Cha
A Foggy Day
All Of You
Woody'n You
Walkin'
same personnel
"Peacock Alley", St. Louis, MO, July 21, 1956
Two Bass Hit
Well, You Needn't
Billy Boy
All Of You
Oleo (Airegin)
Airegin (Newk #2) / Bye Bye (theme)
Sign Off / Bye Bye (theme)

The Prestige All Stars - Tenor Conclave  (Prestige PRLP 7074)

Al Cohn, John Coltrane, Hank Mobley, Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 7, 1956
975Just You, Just Me
976Tenor Conclave
977How Deep Is The Ocean
978Bob's Boys
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7249 entitled "John Coltrane - Tenor Conclave". Original Jazz Classics OJC 127, OJCCD 127-2.

Leonard Bernstein - What Is Jazz  (Columbia CL 919)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Gil Evans, Teo Macero (arranger)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, September 10, 1956
CO56585-8Sweet Sue, Just You

Paul Chambers - Whims Of Chambers  (Blue Note BLP 1534)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Horace Silver (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 21, 1956
tk.3We Six
tk.5Omicron
tk.9Nita
tk.11Just For The Love
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81534 (pseudo stereo), CDP 7 89872 2.

Miles Davis And The Modern Jazz Giants  (Prestige PRLP 7150)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 26, 1956
997'Round Midnight
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 347, OJCCD 347-2.
** part of Prestige PRLP 16-3.

Cookin' With The Miles Davis Quintet  (Prestige PRLP 7094)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, October 26, 1956
1002Airegin
1003Tune Up
1004When Lights Are Low
1005Blues By Five
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 128, OJCCD 128-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24001, 4PRCD 4444-2.

Tadd Dameron/John Coltrane - Mating Call  (Prestige PRLP 7070)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Tadd Dameron (piano) John Simmons (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 30, 1956
1025Mating Call
1026Soultrane
1027Gnid
1028Super-Jet
1029On A Misty Night
1030Romas
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7247, PR 7745; Original Jazz Classics OJC 212, OJCCD 212-2.

Miles Davis/Bud Powell/Art Tatum - Unreleased Performances  (Teppa 76)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
radio broadcast, "Bandstand USA", "Blue Note", Philadelphia, PA, December 8, 1956
Tune Up
Walkin'

1957

The Prestige All Stars - Interplay For 2 Trumpets And 2 Tenors  (Prestige PRLP 7112)

Idrees Sulieman, Webster Young (trumpet) John Coltrane, Bobby Jaspar (tenor saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 22, 1957
1163Anatomy
1164Interplay
1165Light Blue
1166Soul Eyes
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 292, OJCCD 292-2.
** part of Prestige PR 7341.

Art Taylor - Taylor's Wailers  (Prestige PRLP 7117)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 22, 1957
1167C.T.A.
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 094, OJCCD 094-2.
** part of Prestige PR 7342.

Johnny Griffin, Vol. 2 - A Blowing Session  (Blue Note BLP 1559)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) John Coltrane, Johnny Griffin, Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 6, 1957
tk.2Smokestack
tk.3The Way You Look Tonight
tk.4Ball Bearing
tk.5All The Things You Are
** also issued on Blue Note CDP 7 81559 2, 7243 4 99009 2.
** part of Blue Note BN-LA521-H2.

Johnny Griffin, Vol. 2 - A Blowing Session  (Blue Note 7243 4 99009 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) John Coltrane, Johnny Griffin, Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Blakey (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 6, 1957
tk.1Smokestack (alt. take)
** reissue of Blue Note BLP 1559 + 1 bonus track.

Thelonious Monk - The Complete Riverside Recordings  (Riverside R 022)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, April 16, 1957
tk.1Monk's Mood (incomplete)
Ray Copeland (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 25, 1957
Crepuscule With Nellie (take 1)
Crepuscule With Nellie (breakdown)
same personnel
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 26, 1957
Crepuscule With Nellie (take 4+5)
Well, You Needn't (opening)
** also issued on Riverside 15RCD 022-2, (J) VIJ 5102/23.

Thelonious Monk - Thelonious Himself  (Riverside RLP 12-235)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, April 16, 1957
Monk's Mood
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 254, OJCCD 254-2.
** part of Milestone M 47004.

Tommy Flanagan/John Coltrane/Kenny Burrell - The Cats  (New Jazz NJLP 8217)

Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Doug Watkins (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 18, 1957
1194Eclypso
1195Solacium
1196Minor Mishap
1198Tommy's Time
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 079, OJCCD 079-2.
** part of Prestige P 24059.

Mal Waldron - Mal-2  (Prestige PRLP 7111)

Bill Hardman (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano) Julian Euell (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 19, 1957
1199Potpourri
1200J.M.'s Dream Doll
1201Don't Explain
Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Sahib Shihab (baritone, alto saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano) Julian Euell (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 17, 1957
1267The Way You Look Tonight
1268From This Moment On
1269One By One
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 671-2.
** part of Prestige PR 7341, P 24068.

Mal Waldron - The Dealers  (Status ST 8316)

Bill Hardman (trumpet) Jackie McLean (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano) Julian Euell (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 19, 1957
1202Blue Calypso
1203Falling In Love With Love
John Coltrane, Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Mal Waldron (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 20, 1957
1348Dealin' (alt. take)
1349Wheelin' (alt. take)

John Coltrane - Dakar  (Prestige PRLP 7280)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams, Cecil Payne (baritone saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, April 20, 1957
1208Dakar
1209Mary's Blues
1210Route 4
1211Velvet Scene
1212Witches Pit
1213The Cat Walk
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 393, OJCCD 393-2.
** part of Prestige PRLP 16-6.

John Coltrane/Paul Quinichette - Cattin' With Coltrane And Quinichette  (Prestige PRLP 7158)

John Coltrane, Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano) Julian Euell (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 17, 1957
1270Cattin'
1271Anatomy
1272Vodka
1273Sunday
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 460, OJCCD 460-2.

John Coltrane - Coltrane  (Prestige PRLP 7105)

Johnny Splawn (trumpet -1/4) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Sahib Shihab (baritone saxophone -1,3,4) Mal Waldron (piano -1/3) Red Garland (piano -4/6) Paul Chambers (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 31, 1957
1. 1292Straight Street
2. 1293While My Lady Sleeps
3. 1294Chronic Blues
4. 1295Bakai
5. 1296Violets For Your Furs
6. 1297Time Was
** also issued on Prestige PR 7609 entitled "The First Trane". Original Jazz Classics OJC 020, OJCCD 020-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24014.

John Coltrane - Lush Life  (Prestige PRLP 7188)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Albert Heath (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 31, 1957
1298I Hear A Rhapsody
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Earl May (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 16, 1957
1334-1Trane's Slow Blues
1335Like Someone In Love
1336I Love You
Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 10, 1958
1434Lush Life
** also issued on Prestige PR 7581; Original Jazz Classics OJC 131, OJCCD 131-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24014.

Thelonious Monk/John Coltrane - The Complete 1957 Riverside Recordings  (Riverside RCD2 30027-2)

Ray Copeland (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 25, 1957
Crepuscule With Nellie (take 2)
Ray Copeland (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 26, 1957
Abide With Me (take 1)

Various Artists - Blues For Tomorrow  (Riverside RLP 12-243)

Ray Copeland (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Wilbur Ware (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 25, 1957
Blues For Tomorrow
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 030, OJCCD 030-2.

Thelonious Monk - Monk's Music  (Riverside RLP 12-242)

Ray Copeland (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano -1,2,4,5) Wilbur Ware (bass -1,2,4,5) Art Blakey (drums -1,2,4,5)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 26, 1957
1.Crepuscule With Nellie (take 6)
2.Off Minor (take 5)
3.Abide With Me
4.Epistrophy
5.Well, You Needn't
** also issued on Riverside RLP 1102; Original Jazz Classics OJC 084, OJCCD 084-2. Riverside RS 3004 entitled "Thelonious Monk/John Coltrane".

Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane  (Jazzland JLP 46)

Ray Copeland (trumpet) Gigi Gryce (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, June 26, 1957
Off Minor (take 4)
Epistrophy (alt. take)
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Wilbur Ware (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
Reeves Sound Studios, NYC, July, 1957
Ruby, My Dear
Trinkle, Tinkle
Nutty
** also issued on Jazzland JLP 946; Original Jazz Classics OJC 039, OJCCD 039-2. Riverside RLP 490, RS 9490 entitled "Monk And Coltrane".

John Coltrane - The Last Trane  (Prestige PR 7378)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Earl May (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 16, 1957
1334-2Slowtrane (Trane's Slow Blues)
Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 10, 1958
1437Come Rain Or Come Shine
1438Lover
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 26, 1958
1492By The Numbers
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 394, OJCCD 394-2.

John Coltrane With The Red Garland Trio  (Prestige PRLP 7123)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, August 23, 1957
1337You Leave Me Breathless
1338Bass Blues
1339Soft Lights And Sweet Music
1340Traneing In
1341Slow Dance
** also issued on Prestige PRLP 7123 (alt.), PR 7651; Original Jazz Classics OJC 189, OJCCD 189-2 entitled "Traneing In".
** part of Prestige PR 24003.

Sonny Clark - Sonny's Crib  (Blue Note BLP 1576)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 1, 1957
tk.2News For Lulu
tk.3Sonny's Crib
tk.7/6Speak Low
tk.10/9With A Song In My Heart
tk.12Come Rain Or Come Shine
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81576, CDP 7 46819 2.

Sonny Clark - Sonny's Crib  (Blue Note CDP 7 46819 2)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Sonny Clark (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 1, 1957
tk.4Sonny's Crib (alt. take)
tk.6Speak Low (alt. take)
tk.9With A Song In My Heart (alt. take)
** reissue of Blue Note BLP 1576 + 3 bonus tracks.

John Coltrane - The Ultimate Blue Train  (Blue Note 7243 8 53428 2)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 15, 1957
tk.2Lazy Bird (alt. take)

John Coltrane - Blue Train  (Blue Note BLP 1577)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 15, 1957
tk.3Lazy Bird
tk.6Moment's Notice
tk.9/8Blue Train
tk.11Locomotion
tk.12I'm Old Fashioned
** also issued on Blue Note BST 81577, CDP 7 46095 2, B1-ST 46095.

Various Artists - Blue Trails: The Rare Tracks  (Blue Note (J) TOCJ-1601)

Lee Morgan (trumpet) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Kenny Drew (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 15, 1957
tk.8Blue Train (alt. take)

The Prestige All Stars - Wheelin' And Dealin'  (Prestige PRLP 7131)

John Coltrane, Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Frank Wess (tenor saxophone, flute) Mal Waldron (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, September 20, 1957
1348Dealin'
1349Wheelin'
1350Robbins' Nest
1351Things Ain't What They Used To Be
** also issued on New Jazz NJLP 8327 entitled "John Coltrane/Frank Wess - Wheelin' And Dealin'". Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 672-2.

Various Artists - Winner's Circle  (Bethlehem BCP 6024)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Gene Quill (alto saxophone -1,4) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Al Cohn (baritone saxophone) Eddie Costa (piano) Freddie Green (guitar -1) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums -1) Ed Thigpen (drums -2/4)
NYC, October, 1957
1.Not So Sleepy
2.Love And The Weather
3.Turtle Walk
4.If I'm Lucky

Various Artists - Modern Jazz Festival  (Jazztone (Eu) J 1245)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) Frank Rehak (trombone) Gene Quill (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Al Cohn (baritone saxophone) Oscar Pettiford (bass) Ed Thigpen (drums)
NYC, October, 1957
Strictly Instrumental
** also issued on Jazztone (F) J 1245 entitled "Festival Du Jazz Moderne".

Red Garland - All Mornin' Long  (Prestige PRLP 7130)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) George Joyner (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 15, 1957
1392Our Delight
1393They Can't Take That Away From Me
1401All Morning Long
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 293, OJCCD 293-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24023.

Red Garland - Soul Junction  (Prestige PRLP 7181)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) George Joyner (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 15, 1957
1394Woody'n You
1395I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good)
1397Soul Junction
1399Birks' Works
1400Hallelujah
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 481, OJCCD 481-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24023.

Red Garland - High Pressure  (Prestige PRLP 7209)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) George Joyner (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, November 15, 1957
1396Undecided
1398What Is There To Say
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 13, 1957
1406Solitude
1407Two Bass Hit
1408Soft Winds
** also issued on New Jazz NJLP 8325; Original Jazz Classics OJC 349, OJCCD 349-2.

Thelonious Monk Quartet With John Coltrane At Carnegie Hall  (Mosaic MQ1-231)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Shadow Wilson (drums)
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, early show, November 29, 1957
Monk's Mood
Evidence
Crepuscule With Nellie
Nutty
Epistrophy
same personnel
"Carnegie Hall", NYC, late show, November 29, 1957
Bye-Ya
Sweet And Lovely
Blue Monk
Epistrophy (incomplete)
** reissue of Blue Note 0946 3 35173 2 5.

Red Garland - Dig It!  (Prestige PRLP 7229)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) George Joyner (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 13, 1957
1405Billie's Bounce
1409Lazy Mae
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 392, OJCCD 392-2.

The Ray Draper Quintet Featuring John Coltrane  (New Jazz NJLP 8228)

Ray Draper (tuba) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Gil Coggins (piano) Spanky DeBrest (bass) Larry Richie (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 20, 1957
1410Under Paris Skies
1411Clifford's Kappa
1412Filide
1413Two Sons
1414Paul's Pal
** also issued on Prestige MPP 2507 entitled "John Coltrane - Ray Draper Quintet". Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 986-2.

John Coltrane - Bethlehem Years  (Bethlehem 20-50012)

Donald Byrd, Ray Copeland, Bill Hardman, Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Frank Rehak (trombone) Bill Graham, Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone) Al Cohn, John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Slapin (baritone saxophone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December, 1957
Oasis (take 4)
Midriff (take 1)
Midriff (take 2)
The Kiss Of No Return (take 1)
The Kiss Of No Return (take 2)
The Outer World (take 2)
The Outer World (take 5)
El Toro Valiente (take 1)
Ain't Life Grand (take 2)
Ain't Life Grand (take 5)
Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Pristine (take 2)
Pristine (take 6)
Pristine (take 8)
Tippin' (take 1)
Tippin' (take 3)

Art Blakey Big Band  (Bethlehem BCP 6027)

Donald Byrd, Ray Copeland, Bill Hardman, Idrees Sulieman (trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Frank Rehak (trombone) Bill Graham, Sahib Shihab (alto saxophone) Al Cohn, John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Slapin (baritone saxophone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
NYC, December, 1957
Midriff
The Kiss Of No Return
The Outer World
El Toro Valiente
Ain't Life Grand
Last Date
Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Walter Bishop Jr. (piano) Wendell Marshall (bass) Art Blakey (drums)
Pristine
Tippin'

1958

Gene Ammons - Groove Blues  (Prestige PRLP 7201)

Jerome Richardson (flute -1,2) John Coltrane (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons (tenor saxophone) Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone -1,2) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone -1,2) Mal Waldron (piano) George Joyner (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 3, 1958
1. 1426Ammons's Joy
2. 1427Groove Blues
3. 1430It Might As Well Be Spring
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 723-2.

Gene Ammons - The Big Sound  (Prestige PRLP 7132)

Jerome Richardson (flute) John Coltrane (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Paul Quinichette (tenor saxophone) Pepper Adams (baritone saxophone) Mal Waldron (piano) George Joyner (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 3, 1958
1428The Real McCoy
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 651, OJCCD 651-2.

John Coltrane - The Believer  (Prestige PRLP 7292)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, January 10, 1958
1435The Believer
1436Nakatini Serenade
Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 26, 1958
1696Do I Love You Because You Are Beautiful
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 876-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24037.

Miles Davis - Milestones  (Columbia CL 1193)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, February 4, 1958
CO60199-2Two Bass Hit
CO60201-2Straight, No Chaser
CO60202-3Milestones (Miles)
Miles Davis (trumpet, piano -1, trumpet -2) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano -2) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, March 4, 1958
1. CO60204-1Sid's Ahead
2. CO60203-2Dr. Jackle (Dr. Jeckyll)
** also issued on Columbia CS 9428; Columbia/Legacy CJ 40837, CK 40837 entitled "Milestones (fake stereo)".

John Coltrane - Soultrane  (Prestige PRLP 7142)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, February 7, 1958
1460Russian Lullaby
1461Theme For Ernie
1462You Say You Care
1463Good Bait
1464I Want To Talk About You
** also issued on Prestige PR 7531; Original Jazz Classics OJC 021, OJCCD 021-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24003.

Kenny Burrell And John Coltrane  (New Jazz NJLP 8276)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano -1,3/5) Kenny Burrell (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass -1,3/5) Jimmy Cobb (drums -1,3/5)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 7, 1958
1. 1476Lyresto
2. 1477Why Was I Born
3. 1478Freight Trane
4. 1479I Never Knew
5. 1480Big Paul
** also issued on Prestige PR 7532 entitled "Kenny Burrell Quintet With John Coltrane". Original Jazz Classics OJC 300, OJCCD 300-2.
** part of Prestige P 24059.

Wilbur Harden/Tommy Flanagan - Mainstream 1958  (Savoy MG 12127)

Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 13, 1958
Wells Fargo
West 42nd Street
E.F.F.P.H.
Snuffy
Rhodomagnetics

John Coltrane/Wilbur Harden - Countdown  (Savoy SJL 2203)

Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Doug Watkins (bass) Louis Hayes (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 13, 1958
Wells Fargo (alt. take)
Rhodomagnetics (alt. take)
Countdown
Countdown (alt. take)

John Coltrane - Settin' The Pace  (Prestige PRLP 7213)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, March 26, 1958
1488Rise And Shine
1489I See Your Face Before Me
1490If There Is Someone Lovelier Than You
1491Little Melonae
** also issued on Prestige PR 7746 entitled "Trane's Reign". Original Jazz Classics OJC 078, OJCCD 078-2.

John Coltrane/Wilbur Harden - Gold Coast  (Savoy SJL 1115)

Wilbur Harden (trumpet, flugelhorn) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Howard Williams (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 13, 1958
B.J. #1
Tommy Flanagan (piano) replaces Williams
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 24, 1958
Dial Africa #1

John Coltrane/Wilbur Harden - Dial Africa  (Savoy SJL 1110)

Wilbur Harden (trumpet, flugelhorn) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Howard Williams (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 13, 1958
B.J. #2

Wilbur Harden - Tanganyika Strut  (Savoy MG 12136)

Wilbur Harden (trumpet, flugelhorn) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Howard Williams (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Art Taylor (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 13, 1958
B.J. #3
Anedac
Once In A While
Tommy Flanagan (piano) replaces Williams
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 24, 1958
Tanganyika Strut
** also issued on Savoy SST 13005.

Miles Davis - Makin' Wax  (Chakra (It) TH 100 MD)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Leonard Feather, Dan Morgenstern (announcer)
radio broadcast, "Bandstand USA #41", "Cafe Bohemia", NYC, May 17, 1958
Four (Four Plus One More)
Bye Bye Blackbird
Walkin' (No Blues)

Miles Davis All Stars Featuring John Coltrane And Bill Evans  (Jazz Band (E) EB 418)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Philly Joe Jones (drums) Leonard Feather, Dan Morgenstern (announcer): same session
radio broadcast, "Bandstand USA #41", "Cafe Bohemia", NYC, May 17, 1958
Two Bass Hit (incomplete) (Closing Announcement/Wha' Happned)

John Coltrane - Black Pearls  (Prestige PRLP 7316)

Donald Byrd (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, May 23, 1958
1513Black Pearls
1514Lover Come Back To Me
1515Sweet Sapphire Blues
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 352, OJCCD 352-2.
** part of Prestige PR 24037.

Miles Davis - Jazz Tracks  (Columbia CL 1268)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone -1,2) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, May 26, 1958
1. CO61165-3On Green Dolphin Street
2. CO61166-2Fran-Dance (Put Your Little Foot Right Out)
3. CO61167-3/7Stella By Starlight

Miles Davis - '58 Sessions  (Columbia/Legacy CJ 47835)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, May 26, 1958
CO61167-3Stella By Starlight
** also issued on Columbia/Legacy CK 47835.

Various Artists - Black Giants  (Columbia KG 33402)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, May 26, 1958
CO61168-1Love For Sale

Wilbur Harden - Jazz Way Out  (Savoy MG 12131)

Wilbur Harden (trumpet, flugelhorn) Curtis Fuller (trombone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Alvin Jackson (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, June 24, 1958
Dial Africa #2
Oomba
Gold Coast
** also issued on Savoy SST 13004.

Michel Legrand - Legrand Jazz  (Columbia CL 1250)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Herbie Mann (flute) Jerome Richardson (clarinet, baritone saxophone) Phil Woods (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Betty Glamann (harp) Eddie Costa (vibraphone) Bill Evans (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Paul Chambers (bass) Kenny Dennis (drums) Michel Legrand (arranger, conductor)
NYC, June 25, 1958
CO61067Wild Man Blues
CO61068'Round Midnight
CO61069The Jitterbug Waltz
** also issued on Columbia CS 8079.

Miles Davis/Thelonious Monk - Miles And Monk At Newport  (Columbia CL 2178)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Willis Conover (announcer)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 3, 1958
CO81844Ah-Leu-Cha
CO81845Straight, No Chaser
CO81846Fran-Dance
CO81847Two Bass Hit
** also issued on Columbia CS 8978, PC 8978.

Various Artists - Newport Jazz Festival 1958-59  (FDC (It) 1024)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone -2) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Willis Conover (announcer)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 3, 1958
1.Bye Bye Blackbird
2.Bye Bye (theme)

John Coltrane - Standard Coltrane  (Prestige PRLP 7243)

Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn, trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 11, 1958
1541Spring Is Here
1542Invitation
1545Don't Take Your Love From Me
1548I'll Get By
** also issued on Prestige PR 7825 entitled "The Master". Original Jazz Classics OJC 246, OJCCD 246-2.

John Coltrane - Bahia  (Prestige PR 7353)

Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn, trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 11, 1958
1543I'm A Dreamer Aren't We All
1547My Ideal
Freddie Hubbard (trumpet -1) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano -1,2) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 26, 1958
1. 1698Something I Dreamed Last Night
2. 1699Bahia
3. 1700Goldsboro Express
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJC 415, OJCCD 415-2.

John Coltrane - Stardust  (Prestige PRLP 7268)

Wilbur Harden (flugelhorn, trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, July 11, 1958
1544Love Thy Neighbor
1546Stardust
Freddie Hubbard (trumpet -1) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, NJ, December 26, 1958
1. 1697Then I'll Be Tired Of You
2. 1701Time After Time
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 920-2.

Miles Davis - Four-Play  (Jazz Music Yesterday (It) JMY ME 6402)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
radio broadcast, "Bandstand USA", "Spotlight Lounge", Washington, DC, August 9 or June 30, 1958
Walkin'
All Of You
'Round Midnight

Miles Davis - Jazz At Plaza, Vol. 1  (Columbia C 32470)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone -2/4) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
"Edwardian Room", The Plaza Hotel, NYC, September 9, 1958
1. CO93314If I Were A Bell
2. CO93317Oleo
3.Straight, No Chaser (Jazz At The Plaza)
4.Bye Bye (theme)
** also issued on Columbia PC 32470.

Thelonious Monk Quartet Live At The Five Spot Discovery!  (Blue Note 0777 7 99786 2 5)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, September 11, 1958
Crepuscule With Nellie
Trinkle, Tinkle
In Walked Bud
I Mean You
Epistrophy

Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane - Complete Live At The Five Spot  (Gambit 69241)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Thelonious Monk (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass) Roy Haynes (drums): same session
"Five Spot Cafe", NYC, September 11, 1958
Ruby, My Dear
Nutty

George Russell - New York, N.Y.  (Decca DL 9216)

Art Farmer, Ernie Royal, Doc Severinsen (trumpet) Tom Mitchell, Frank Rehak (trombone) Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone) Hal McKusick (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Sol Schlinger (baritone saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Barry Galbraith (guitar) Milt Hinton (bass) Charlie Persip (drums) Jon Hendricks (narrator) George Russell (arranger, conductor)
NYC, September 12, 1958
105626Manhattan
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 278.

Cecil Taylor - Hard Driving Jazz  (United Artists UAL 4014)

Kenny Dorham (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Cecil Taylor (piano) Chuck Israels (bass) Louis Hayes (drums)
NYC, October 13, 1958
Shifting Down
Like Someone In Love
Just Friends
Double Clutching
** also issued on United Artists UAS 5014 entitled "Stereo Drive". United Artists UAJ 14001, UAJS 15001; Solid State SS 18025; United Artists UAS 5638 entitled "John Coltrane - Coltrane Time".

Miles Davis All Stars Featuring John Coltrane With Cannonball Adderley  (Jazz Band (E) EB 409)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone -1,3) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Red Garland (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
radio broadcast, "Bandstand USA", "Spotlight Lounge", Washington, DC, November 1, 1958
1.Sid's Ahead
2.Bye Bye Blackbird
3.Straight, No Chaser
Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Leonard Feather (announcer)
radio broadcast, "Bandstand USA", "Birdland", NYC, January 3, 1959
Bags' Groove (Walkin')
All Of You (All Of Me)

Ray Draper - A Tuba Jazz  (Jubilee JLP 1090)

Ray Draper (tuba) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Jon Mayer as John Maher (piano) Spanky DeBrest (bass) Larry Richie (drums)
NYC, November, 1958
B11145Essil's Dance
B11146Doxy
B11147I Talk To The Trees
B11148Yesterdays
B11149Oleo
B11150Angel Eyes
** also issued on Roulette ROU 1012 entitled "John Coltrane - Like Sonny".

John Coltrane - Like Sonny  (Roulette ROU 1012)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
United Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA, September 8, 1960
#1Exotica (alt. take)
** reissue of Jubilee JLP 1090 entitled "Ray Draper - A Tuba Jazz" + 4 bonus tracks.

1959

John Coltrane - The Coltrane Legacy  (Atlantic SD 1553)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, January 15, 1959
3300Stairway To The Stars
3306Blues Legacy
3307Centerpiece
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, afternoon, October 24, 1960
5128Untitled Original (Exotica)
same personnel
NYC, October 26, 1960
514026-2
Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, May 25, 1961
5559To Her Ladyship (Original Untitled Ballad)

Milt Jackson/John Coltrane - Bags And Trane  (Atlantic LP 1368)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Milt Jackson (vibraphone) Hank Jones (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Connie Kay (drums)
NYC, January 15, 1959
3301The Late, Late Blues
3302Bags And Trane
3303Three Little Words
3304The Night We Called It A Day
3305Dizzy's Fingers (Be-Bop)
** also issued on Atlantic SD 1368.

Cannonball Adderley Quintet In Chicago  (Mercury MG 20449)

Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone -1/3,5) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Universal Recording Studio B, Chicago, IL, February 3, 1959
1. 18094Grand Central
2. 18095The Sleeper
3. 18096Wabash
4. 18097You're A Weaver Of Dreams
5. 18098Limehouse Blues
** originally intended as EmArcy MG 36161.
** also issued on Mercury SR 60134. Limelight LM 82009, LS 86009 entitled "Cannonball Adderley/John Coltrane - Cannonball And Coltrane". Verve 314 559 770-2 entitled "Cannonball Adderley In Chicago".

Cannonball Adderley - Limehouse Blues / Stars Fell On Alabama  (Mercury 71712)

Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Universal Recording Studio B, Chicago, IL, February 3, 1959
20487Limehouse Blues (45 rpm edit)
** also issued on Limelight L 3055.

Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue  (Columbia CL 1355)

Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone -1,2) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano -1) Bill Evans (piano -2,3) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, March 2, 1959
1. CO62290-4Freddie Freeloader
2. CO62291-3So What
3. CO62292-5Blue In Green
Miles Davis (trumpet) Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Bill Evans (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, April 22, 1959
CO62293-6Flamenco Sketches
CO62294-1All Blues
** also issued on Columbia CS 8163, PC 8163; Columbia/Legacy CJ 40579, CK 40579.

John Coltrane - The Heavyweight Champion  (Rhino R2 71984)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Lex Humphries (drums)
NYC, April 1, 1959
3420-1Giant Steps (take 1)
3420-2Giant Steps (take 2)
3420-3Giant Steps (take 3)
3420-4Giant Steps (take 4)
3420-5Giant Steps (take 5)
3420-6Giant Steps (take 6)
3420-7Giant Steps (take 7)
3421-1Naima (take 1)
3421-2Naima (take 2)
3421-4Naima (take 4)
3421-5Naima (take 5)
3421-6Naima (take 6)
3422-1Like Sonny (take 1)
3422-2Like Sonny (take 2)
3422-3Like Sonny (take 3)
3422-4Like Sonny (take 4)
3422-5Like Sonny (take 5)
3422-6Like Sonny (take 6)
3422-r1Like Sonny (rehearsal 1)
3422-r2Like Sonny (rehearsal 2)
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, May 5, 1959
3468-3Giant Steps (take 3)
3468-6Giant Steps (take 6)
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, October 21, 1960
5118Village Blues (alt. take)
same personnel
NYC, evening, October 24, 1960
5134-1Blues To Elvin (take 1)
5134-2Blues To Elvin (take 2)
5134-3Blues To Elvin (take 3)
5136-1Blues To You (take 1)
5136-2Blues To You (take 2)

John Coltrane - Alternate Takes  (Atlantic (J) P-6128A)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Cedar Walton (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Lex Humphries (drums)
NYC, April 1, 1959
3420-8Giant Steps (take 8)
3421-3Naima (take 3)
3422-7Like Sonny (take 7)
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, May 4, 1959
3469-2Cousin Mary (alt. take)
same personnel
NYC, May 5, 1959
3464-2Countdown (alt. take)
3466-2Syeeda's Song Flute (alt. take)
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
NYC, November 24, 1959
3885-2I'll Wait And Pray (alt. take)
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, afternoon, October 24, 1960
5130-1Body And Soul (alt. take)
** also issued on Atlantic SD 1668.

The Sound Of Miles Davis  (Toei Video (J) TE M576)

Emmett Berry, Johnny Coles, Louis Mucci, Clyde Reasinger, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Miles Davis (flugelhorn, trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Bill Elton, Frank Rehak (trombone) Rod Levitt (valve trombone) Bob Northern, Julius Watkins (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Eddie Caine, Romeo Penque (flute) Danny Bank (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (tenor, alto saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Robert Herridge (announcer) Gil Evans (arranger, conductor)
television broadcast, "The Robert Herridge Theater Show", CBS Studios 61, NYC, April 2, 1959
So What
unknown title (incomplete)
unknown title / So What
So What, Part 1 (incomplete)
So What, Part 2 (incomplete)
So What

Miles Davis - John Coltrane - Sonny Rollins  (Ozone 18)

Emmett Berry, Johnny Coles, Louis Mucci, Clyde Reasinger, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Miles Davis (flugelhorn, trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Bill Elton, Frank Rehak (trombone) Rod Levitt (valve trombone) Bob Northern, Julius Watkins (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Eddie Caine, Romeo Penque (flute) Danny Bank (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (tenor, alto saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Robert Herridge (announcer) Gil Evans (arranger, conductor): same session
television broadcast, "The Robert Herridge Theater Show", CBS Studios 61, NYC, April 2, 1959
So What
The Duke
Blues For Pablo

Miles Davis All Stars And Gil Evans  (Beppo (E) BEP 502)

Emmett Berry, Johnny Coles, Louis Mucci, Clyde Reasinger, Ernie Royal (trumpet) Miles Davis (flugelhorn, trumpet) Jimmy Cleveland, Bill Elton, Frank Rehak (trombone) Rod Levitt (valve trombone) Bob Northern, Julius Watkins (French horn) Bill Barber (tuba) Eddie Caine, Romeo Penque (flute) Danny Bank (bass clarinet) John Coltrane (tenor, alto saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums) Robert Herridge (announcer) Gil Evans (arranger, conductor): same session
television broadcast, "The Robert Herridge Theater Show", CBS Studios 61, NYC, April 2, 1959
New Rhumba

John Coltrane - Giant Steps  (Atlantic LP 1311)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Tommy Flanagan (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Art Taylor (drums)
NYC, May 4, 1959
3462Spiral
3469-1Cousin Mary
same personnel
NYC, May 5, 1959
3464-1Countdown
3466-1Syeeda's Song Flute
3467Mr. P.C.
3468-5Giant Steps (take 5)
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
NYC, December 2, 1959
3896Naima
** also issued on Atlantic SD 1311.

John Coltrane - Coltrane Jazz  (Atlantic LP 1354)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums): same personnel
NYC, November 24, 1959
3885-1I'll Wait And Pray
3886Little Old Lady
same personnel
NYC, December 2, 1959
3891Like Sonny
3892Harmonique
3895My Shining Hour
3897Some Other Blues
3898Fifth House
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, October 21, 1960
5118Village Blues
** also issued on Atlantic SD 1354.

1960

Miles Davis En Concert Avec Europe 1  (Trema (F) TR 710455)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, March 21, 1960
All Of You
So What
On Green Dolphin Street
Walkin'
Bye Bye Blackbird
'Round Midnight
Oleo
Bye Bye (theme)

Miles Davis And John Coltrane Live In Stockholm 1960  (Dragon (Swd) DRLP 90/91)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums): same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 1st concert, March 22, 1960
So What
Fran-Dance
Bye Bye (theme)
same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 2nd concert, March 22, 1960
So What
On Green Dolphin Street
Bye Bye (theme)

John Coltrane - Bird Note  (Bird Note (Swd) no number)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums): same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 1st concert, March 22, 1960
All Blues
same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 2nd concert, March 22, 1960
Walkin'

Miles Davis/John Coltrane - Copenhagen 1960  (Royal Jazz (D) RJD 501)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums): same personnel
"Tivolis Koncertsal", Copenhagen, Denmark, March 24, 1960
So What
On Green Dolphin Street
All Blues
Bye Bye (theme)

Miles Davis Quintet Live In Zurich 1960  (Jazz Unlimited (Swd) JUCD 2031)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums): same personnel
"Kongresshaus", Zurich, Switzerland, April 8, 1960
If I Were A Bell
Fran-Dance
So What
All Blues
Bye Bye (theme)

Miles Davis/John Coltrane - Miles And Coltrane Quintet Live, First Time On Records  (Unique Jazz UJ 19)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums): same personnel
"Kurhaus", Scheveningen, Holland, 1st set, April 9, 1960
On Green Dolphin Street
So What
'Round Midnight
Walkin'
Bye Bye (theme)

John Coltrane/Don Cherry - The Avant-Garde  (Atlantic LP 1451)

Don Cherry (cornet) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Charlie Haden (bass) Ed Blackwell (drums)
NYC, June 28, 1960
4662Cherryco
4663The Blessing
Percy Heath (bass) replaces Haden
NYC, July 8, 1960
4688Focus On Sanity
4690The Invisible
4691Bemsha Swing
** also issued on Atlantic SD 1451.

John Coltrane/Lee Morgan - The Best Of Birdland, Vol. 1  (Roulette R 52094)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Billy Higgins (drums)
United Recording Studios, Hollywood, CA, September 8, 1960
#2Exotica
#3One For Four (Mr. Day)
Simple Like (Like Sonny)
** also issued on Roulette SR 52094.

John Coltrane - My Favorite Things  (Atlantic LP 1361)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
NYC, October 21, 1960
5120My Favorite Things
same personnel
NYC, afternoon, October 24, 1960
5129Summertime
same personnel
NYC, October 26, 1960
5139Everytime We Say Goodbye
5141But Not For Me
** also issued on Atlantic SD 1361.

John Coltrane - My Favorite Things, Part 1&2  (Atlantic 5012)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
NYC, October 21, 1960
5400My Favorite Things, Part 1
5401My Favorite Things, Part 2

John Coltrane - Coltrane's Sound  (Atlantic LP 1419)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
NYC, afternoon, October 24, 1960
5126Central Park West
5130-2Body And Soul
same personnel
NYC, evening, October 24, 1960
5138Satellite
same personnel
NYC, October 26, 1960
5142Liberia
5143The Night Has A Thousand Eyes
5144Equinox
** also issued on Atlantic SD 1419.

John Coltrane - Coltrane Plays The Blues  (Atlantic LP 1382)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Steve Davis (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
NYC, afternoon, October 24, 1960
5127Mr. Syms
same personnel
NYC, evening, October 24, 1960
5133Mr. Knight
5134-4Blues To Elvin (take 4)
5135Mr. Day
5136-3Blues To You (take 3)
5137Blues To Bechet
** also issued on Atlantic SD 1382.

1961

Miles Davis - Someday My Prince Will Come  (Columbia CL 1656)

Miles Davis (trumpet) John Coltrane, Hank Mobley (tenor saxophone) Wynton Kelly (piano) Paul Chambers (bass) Jimmy Cobb (drums)
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, March 20, 1961
CO66500-15Someday My Prince Will Come
omit Mobley
Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC, March 21, 1961
CO66505Teo
** also issued on Columbia CS 8456, PC 8456.

John Coltrane - Africa/Brass  (Impulse! A 6)

Freddie Hubbard, Booker Little (trumpet) Jim Buffington, Donald Carrado, Bob Northern, Robert Swisshelm, Julius Watkins (French horn) Charles Greenlee, Julian Priester (euphonium) Bill Barber (tuba) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute, arranger, conductor) Pat Patrick (baritone saxophone) Garvin Bushell (reeds) McCoy Tyner (piano, arranger) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Romulus Franceschini (conductor) Cal Massey (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 23, 1961
Greensleeves
Booker Little (trumpet) Britt Woodman (trombone) Donald Carrado, Bob Northern, Robert Swisshelm, Julius Watkins (French horn) Carl Bowman (euphonium) Bill Barber (tuba) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute, arranger, conductor) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Pat Patrick (baritone saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Art Davis (bass -1) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 7, 1961
1.Africa
2.Blues Minor
** part of Impulse! IMPD 2-168.

John Coltrane - The Africa/Brass Sessions, Vol. 2  (Impulse! AS 9273)

Freddie Hubbard, Booker Little (trumpet) Jim Buffington, Donald Carrado, Bob Northern, Robert Swisshelm, Julius Watkins (French horn) Charles Greenlee, Julian Priester (euphonium) Bill Barber (tuba) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute, arranger, conductor) Pat Patrick (baritone saxophone) Garvin Bushell (reeds) McCoy Tyner (piano, arranger) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Romulus Franceschini (conductor) Cal Massey (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 23, 1961
Song Of The Underground Railroad
Greensleeves (alt. take)
Booker Little (trumpet) Britt Woodman (trombone) Donald Carrado, Bob Northern, Robert Swisshelm, Julius Watkins (French horn) Carl Bowman (euphonium) Bill Barber (tuba) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute, arranger, conductor) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Pat Patrick (baritone saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 7, 1961
Africa (alt. take)
** part of Impulse! IMPD 2-168.

The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. 4 - Trane's Modes  (Impulse! IZ 9361/2)

Freddie Hubbard, Booker Little (trumpet) Jim Buffington, Donald Carrado, Bob Northern, Robert Swisshelm, Julius Watkins (French horn) Charles Greenlee, Julian Priester (euphonium) Bill Barber (tuba) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute, arranger, conductor) Pat Patrick (baritone saxophone) Garvin Bushell (reeds) McCoy Tyner (piano, arranger) Reggie Workman (bass) Paul Chambers (bass -2) Elvin Jones (drums) Romulus Franceschini (conductor) Cal Massey (arranger)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 23, 1961
1.The Damned Don't Cry
2.Africa (1st version)
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass -1,2) Reggie Workman (bass -2,3) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 1, 1961
1.Impressions (alt. take)
2. 10570Miles' Mode (The Red Planet)
3.Naima
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano -2) Reggie Workman (bass -1) Jimmy Garrison (bass -2) Roy Haynes (drums -1) Elvin Jones (drums -2)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 2, 1961
1.Chasin' Another Trane
2.Impressions
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 3, 1961
Greensleeves (take 2)

John Coltrane - Ole Coltrane  (Atlantic LP 1373)

Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Art Davis (bass -1,2) Elvin Jones (drums)
A&R Recording Studio, NYC, May 25, 1961
1. 5556Ole
2. 5557Dahomey Dance
3. 5558Aisha
** also issued on Atlantic SD 1373.

John Coltrane  (Musica Jazz (It) 2MJP 1051)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 1, 1961
Impressions
My Favorite Things

John Coltrane - The Complete 1961 Village Vanguard Recordings  (Impulse! IMPD 4-232)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (oud) Jimmy Garrison, Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 1, 1961
India
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Reggie Workman (bass -2) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 3, 1961
1. 10574Naima
2.Miles' Mode (The Red Planet)

John Coltrane - The Other Village Vanguard Tapes  (Impulse! AS 9325)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano -2,3) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 1, 1961
1.Chasin' The Trane (alt. take)
2.Spiritual (alt. take)
3. 10571Untitled Original (Brasilia)
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 2, 1961
10573Greensleeves
Garvin Bushell (oboe, contrabassoon) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (oud -1) Reggie Workman (bass) Jimmy Garrison (bass -1) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 5, 1961
1. 10556India (alt. take)
2. 10557Spiritual (take 2)

John Coltrane - From The Original Master Tapes  (MCA/Impulse! MCAD 5541)

Garvin Bushell (oboe, contrabassoon -1) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano) Ahmed Abdul-Malik (oud -1) Reggie Workman (bass) Jimmy Garrison (bass -1) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 2, 1961
1.India
2.Spiritual
** also issued on MCA/Impulse! DIDX 204.

John Coltrane - Coltrane "Live" At The Village Vanguard  (Impulse! A 10)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet -2) McCoy Tyner (piano -1) Reggie Workman (bass -1) Jimmy Garrison (bass -2) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 2, 1961
1. 10572Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
2. 10576Chasin' The Trane
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 3, 1961
Spiritual

John Coltrane - Impressions  (Impulse! A 42)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet -2) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison, Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, November 3, 1961
1. 10575Impressions
2.India
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 18, 1962
11094Up 'Gainst The Wall
Roy Haynes (drums) replaces Jones
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 29, 1963
11466After The Rain
** also issued on Impulse! 314 543 416-2.

John Coltrane Quintet Featuring Eric Dolphy Live In Paris 1961  (Jazzway (It) LTM 1503)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, 1st concert, November 18, 1961
Blue Train
I Want To Talk About You
Impressions
same personnel
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, 2nd concert, November 18, 1961
My Favorite Things

John Coltrane - The Complete Paris Concerts  (Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 114/15)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, 1st concert, November 18, 1961
My Favorite Things
same personnel
"L'Olympia", Paris, France, 2nd concert, November 18, 1961
I Want To Talk About You
Blue Train

John Coltrane - The Complete Copenhagen Concert  (Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 116)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Falkonercentret", Copenhagen, Denmark, November 20, 1961
Delilah
Everytime We Say Goodbye
Impressions
Naima
My Favorite Things (false start)
My Favorite Things

Red Cover: Eric Dolphy Quintet Live On Mount Meru, Vol. 2  (Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP 5)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 1st concert, November 23, 1961
Blue Train
Naima (two)
Impressions (four)
My Favorite Things (two)
** also issued on BYG (J) YX-2039 entitled "John Coltrane - Coltranology". BYG (J) YX-8006; Affinity (E) AFF 14 entitled "John Coltrane - Coltranology, Vol. 1".

White Cover: Eric Dolphy Quintet Live On Mount Meru  (Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP 1)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 2nd concert, November 23, 1961
Naima (incomplete)
Impressions (one)
My Favorite Things (one)
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, October 22, 1963
Impressions (two)
** also issued on Beppo (E) BEP 504 entitled "The John Coltrane Quartet In Europe, Vol. 2".

John Coltrane - Coltrane Quartet And Quintet In Europe  (Jazz Connoisseur (Israeli) JC 112)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Sudwestfunk TV Studio, Baden-Baden, West Germany, November 24, 1961
My Favorite Things
Everytime We Say Goodbye
Impressions

Ballads Of John Coltrane  (Impulse! (J) MVCI 23057)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1961
10669Greensleeves

John Coltrane - Ballads  (Impulse! A 32)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1961
10670It's Easy To Remember
Jimmy Garrison (bass) replaces Workman
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 18, 1962
11092Nancy
11093What's New
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 13, 1962
11161Too Young To Go Steady
11162All Or Nothing At All
11163I Wish I Knew
11165You Don't Know What Love Is
11166Say It
** also issued on Impulse! GRD 156.

John Coltrane - Ballads: Deluxe Edition  (Impulse! 314 589 548-2)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Reggie Workman (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 21, 1961
Greensleeves
-
-
-
It's Easy To Remember
-
-
-
-
-
-
Jimmy Garrison (bass) replaces Workman
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 13, 1962
11164They Say It's Wonderful
All Or Nothing At All

1962

John Coltrane - That Dynamic Jazz Duo!  (Ozone 10)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Eric Dolphy (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, February 9, 1962
Mr. P.C.
Miles' Mode (The Red Planet)
My Favorite Things
** also issued on Session Disc 114 entitled "Hooray For John Coltrane". Affinity (E) AFF 79 entitled "Live At Birdland Featuring Eric Dolphy".

John Coltrane - Coltrane  (Impulse! A 21)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 11, 1962
10874The Inch Worm
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 19, 1962
10980Out Of This World
10981Soul Eyes
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 20, 1962
10984Miles' Mode (The Red Planet)
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 29, 1962
10992Tunji
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 215.

Various Artists - The Definitive Jazz Scene, Vol. 1  (Impulse! A 99)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 11, 1962
10875Big Nick

John Coltrane - Impassioned Tenor Man  (Alto AL 724)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, June 2, 1962
My Favorite Things (Cousin Mary)
Body And Soul
same personnel
"Birdland", NYC, March 2, 1963
Mr. P.C. (Interpretations)
My Favorite Things (March 2nd On The Books)

John Coltrane - Coltrane: Deluxe Edition  (Impulse! 314 589 567-2)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 20, 1962
10983Not Yet
Miles' Mode
Tunji
-
-
-
Impressions

The Very Best Of John Coltrane  (Impulse! 314 549 913-2)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 20, 1962
Impressions

Duke Ellington And John Coltrane  (Impulse! A 30)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Duke Ellington (piano) Aaron Bell (bass -1,2,5,6) Jimmy Garrison (bass -3,4,7) Sam Woodyard (drums -1,5,6) Elvin Jones (drums -2/4,7)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 26, 1962
1. 11114Stevie
2. 11115In A Sentimental Mood
3. 11116Angelica
4. 11117Big Nick
5. 11118My Little Brown Book
6. 11119The Feeling Of Jazz
7. 11120Take The Coltrane
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 166.
** part of Impulse! IA 9350-2.

John Coltrane - The Complete 1962 Stockholm Concert, Vol. 1  (Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 108)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 1st concert, November 19, 1962
Bye Bye Blackbird

Rare John Coltrane Quartet  (Duke (It) D 1016)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 1st concert, November 19, 1962
The Inchworm
Impressions
My Favorite Things

John Coltrane - Blue Cover: Blue Train Live On Mount Meru, Vol. 1  (Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP 2)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 1st concert, November 19, 1962
Mr. P.C.
same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 2nd concert, November 19, 1962
Bye Bye Blackbird
The Inchworm
** also issued on Beppo (E) BEP 500 entitled "The John Coltrane Quartet In Europe, Vol. 1".

John Coltrane - Yellow Cover: Blue Train Live On Mount Meru, Vol. 2  (Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP 3)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 1st concert, November 19, 1962
Naima
Traneing In
same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 2nd concert, November 19, 1962
Impressions (three)
** also issued on Beppo (E) BEP 507 entitled "The John Coltrane Quartet In Europe, Vol. 3".

John Coltrane - Stockholm '62: The Complete Second Concert, Vol. 1  (Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 127)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 2nd concert, November 19, 1962
Naima
I Want To Talk About You
Everytime We Say Goodbye

John Coltrane - Stockholm '62: The Complete Second Concert, Vol. 2  (Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 128)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, 2nd concert, November 19, 1962
Mr. P.C.
My Favorite Things
Traneing In

John Coltrane - The Copenhagen Concerts  (Ingo (It) four)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Falkonercentret", Copenhagen, Denmark, November 22, 1962
Chasin' The Trane
Everytime We Say Goodbye
Mr. P.C.
I Want To Talk About You

John Coltrane - Impressions Of Europe  (Ingo (It) seven)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
"Falkonercentret", Copenhagen, Denmark, November 22, 1962
The Inchworm
same personnel
"Stefaniensaal", Graz, Austria, November 28, 1962
I Want To Talk About You
Impressions

John Coltrane - The Complete Graz Concert, Vol. 1  (Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 104)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
"Stefaniensaal", Graz, Austria, November 28, 1962
Bye Bye Blackbird
Autumn Leaves
Mr. P.C.

The John Coltrane Quartet  (Unique Jazz UJ 32)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
"Stefaniensaal", Graz, Austria, November 28, 1962
The Inchworm
Everytime We Say Goodbye

John Coltrane - The Complete Graz Concert, Vol. 2  (Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 105)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
"Stefaniensaal", Graz, Austria, November 28, 1962
My Favorite Things

1963

John Coltrane  (Ozone 21)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, February 23, 1963
I Want To Talk About You (I Wanna' Talk About You)
One Up And One Down (The Colt Gallops)
The Inchworm (Trane Stops In The Night)
same personnel
"Half Note", NYC, May 7, 1965
Song Of Praise (Brasilia)

Various Artists - The Definitive Jazz Scene, Vol. 3  (Impulse! A 101)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 6, 1963
11382Vilia
** also issued on Impulse! A 9101.

John Coltrane And Johnny Hartman  (Impulse! A 40)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Johnny Hartman (vocals)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 7, 1963
11400They Say It's Wonderful
11401Lush Life
11402My One And Only Love
11403Autumn Serenade
11404Dedicated To You
11406You Are Too Beautiful
** also issued on Impulse! GRD 157.

Various Artists - The Definitive Jazz Scene, Vol. 2  (Impulse! A 100)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 29, 1963
11468Dear Old Stockholm

John Coltrane Quartet Live At The Showboat Philadelphia June 17, 1963  (Rare Live Recordings RLR 88620)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Roy Haynes (drums): same personnel
"Showboat", Philadelphia, PA, June 17, 1963
Good Bait
Out Of This World
Mr. P.C.
Afro Blue
Solo Fragment
Impressions

John Coltrane - Selflessness Featuring My Favorite Things  (Impulse! AS 9161)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Roy Haynes (drums): same personnel
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 7, 1963
90966I Want To Talk About You
90965My Favorite Things
announcement
Donald Garrett (bass clarinet, bass) John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Frank Butler (drums, percussion) Juno Lewis (vocals, percussion)
Western Recorders, Hollywood, CA, October 14, 1965
90677Selflessness

The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. 2 - To The Beat Of A Different Drum  (Impulse! IZ 9346-2)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 7, 1963
Impressions
Coltrane plays (tenor saxophone)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 26, 1965
90308After The Crescent
90310One Down, One Up

John Coltrane - Coltrane Live At Birdland  (Impulse! A 50)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Birdland", NYC, October 8, 1963
90001The Promise
90003I Want To Talk About You
90002Afro Blue
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, afternoon, November 18, 1963
90017Your Lady
90018-4+5Alabama
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 198.

John Coltrane - Orange Cover: Blue Train 1963  (Historic Performance (Swd) HPLP 6)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, October 22, 1963
Traneing In (Training In)
Mr. P.C. (incomplete)
Spiritual
I Want To Talk About You (Wanna Talk)
** also issued on BYG (J) YX-8007; Affinity (E) AFF 16 entitled "Coltranology, Vol. 2".

John Coltrane - The European Tour  (Pablo Live 2308-222)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
"Konserthuset", Stockholm, Sweden, October 22, 1963
Naima
The Promise

John Coltrane - The Complete Copenhagen Concert, Vol. 1  (Magnetic (Luxembourgian) MRCD 137)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
radio broadcast, "Tivolis Koncertsal", Copenhagen, Denmark, October 25, 1963
Mr. P.C.

John Coltrane - Tempo Di Jazz  (Tempo Di Jazz (It) CDTJ 701)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
radio broadcast, "Tivolis Koncertsal", Copenhagen, Denmark, October 25, 1963
Impressions (incomplete)
The Promise
Afro Blue
Naima
My Favorite Things

John Coltrane - Afro Blue Impressions  (Pablo Live 2620-101)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Auditorium Maximum", Berlins Freie Universitat, Berlin, West Germany, November 2, 1963
Lonnie's Lament
Naima
Chasin' The Trane
My Favorite Things
Afro Blue
Cousin Mary
I Want To Talk About You

John Coltrane - The Paris Concert  (Pablo Live 2308-217)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
"Auditorium Maximum", Berlins Freie Universitat, Berlin, West Germany, November 2, 1963
Mr. P.C.
The Inchworm
Everytime We Say Goodbye
** also issued on Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 781-2.

John Coltrane - Unissued Concert In Germany 1963, Part 1  (Jazz Galore (It) 1001)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Liederhalle", Stuttgart, West Germany, November 4, 1963
The Promise
Afro Blue
I Want To Talk About You
My Favorite Things

Hooray For John Coltrane/Gene Ammons  (Session Disc 126)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
television broadcast, "Jazz Casual TV Show", KQED TV Studio, San Francisco, CA, December 7, 1963
Afro Blue (African Blues)
Alabama (Alabama Stomp)
Impressions

1964

John Coltrane - The Classic Quartet: The Complete Impulse! Studio Recordings  (Impulse! IMPD 8-280)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 27, 1964
90081Crescent
90085Bessie's Blues
90086Song Of Praise
add Art Davis (bass)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 18, 1965
90257Feelin' Good (alt. take)
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 26, 1965
90309Dear Lord (alt. take)
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 16, 1965
Living Space (alt. take)

John Coltrane - Crescent  (Impulse! A 66)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, April 27, 1964
90082Lonnie's Lament
90083The Drum Thing
90084Wise One
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 1, 1964
90127Crescent
90128Bessie's Blues
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 200.

John Coltrane - A Love Supreme  (Impulse! A 77)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 9, 1964
90243A Love Supreme, Part 1: Acknowledgement
90244A Love Supreme, Part 2: Resolution
90245A Love Supreme, Part 3: Pursuance
-A Love Supreme, Part 4: Psalm
** also issued on Impulse! GRD 155, B0000610-02.

John Coltrane - A Love Supreme: Deluxe Edition  (Impulse! 314 589 945-2)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 9, 1964
A Love Supreme, Part 2: Resolution
-
John Coltrane, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 10, 1964
90246-4A Love Supreme, Part 1: Acknowledgement
90246-6-
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Festival Mondial Du Jazz Antibes", Juan-les-Pins, France, July 26, 1965
Introduction By Andre Francis

1965

The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. 1 - Feelin' Good  (Impulse! IZ 9345-2)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 17, 1965
90253Nature Boy
Coltrane plays (tenor saxophone)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 18, 1965
90257Feelin' Good
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 10, 1965
90314Untitled 90314
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 16, 1965
90317Living Space
90318Dusk Dawn
90320Untitled 90320
Coltrane plays (tenor saxophone)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 2, 1965
My Favorite Things
same personnel
Coast Recorders, San Francisco, CA, September 22, 1965
Joy

The John Coltrane Quartet Plays  (Impulse! A 85)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 18, 1965
90256Nature Boy
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 17, 1965
90305Chim Chim Cheree
90306Brasilia
90307Song Of Praise
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 214.

John Coltrane  (J For Jazz JFJ 800)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Half Note", NYC, March 19, 1965
Chim Chim Cheree
Impressions

John Coltrane - Live At The Half Note: One Down, One Up  (Impulse! B0002380-02)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Half Note", NYC, March 26, 1965
introduction and announcements
One Down, One Up
announcements
Afro Blue
same personnel
"Half Note", NYC, May 7, 1965
introduction and announcements
announcements

Various Artists - The New Wave In Jazz  (Impulse! A 90)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Village Gate", NYC, March 28, 1965
90374Nature Boy
** also issued on Impulse! GRD 137.

John Coltrane - Creation  (Blue Parrot (E) AR 700)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Half Note", NYC, April 2, 1965
Untitled Original (Creation)

John Coltrane - Brazilia  (Blue Parrot (E) AR 705)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Half Note", NYC, May 7, 1965
My Favorite Things

John Coltrane - Transition  (Impulse! AS 9195)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Roy Haynes (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 26, 1965
90309Dear Lord
Elvin Jones (drums) replaces Haynes
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 10, 1965
90315Transition
90316Suite, Part 1 Prayer And Meditation: Day
-Suite, Part 2 Peace And After
-Suite, Part 3 Prayer And Meditation: Evening
-Suite, Part 4 Affirmation
-Suite, Part 5 Prayer And Meditation: 4 A.M.
** also issued on Impulse! GRD 124.

John Coltrane - Kulu Se Mama  (Impulse! A 9106)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 10, 1965
90312Welcome
John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 16, 1965
90319Vigil
Donald Garrett (bass clarinet, bass) John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) Frank Butler (drums, percussion) Juno Lewis (vocals, percussion)
Western Recorders, Hollywood, CA, October 14, 1965
90676Kulu Se Mama
** also issued on Impulse! 314 543 412-2.

John Coltrane - Kulu Se Mama  (Impulse! 314 543 412-2)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 16, 1965
Dusk Dawn (alt. take)
** reissue of Impulse! A 9106 + 1 bonus track.

John Coltrane - Living Space  (Impulse! IMPD 246)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 10, 1965
90313The Last Blues

John Coltrane - Infinity  (Impulse! AS 9225)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) + Alice Coltrane (harp, tambura) Joan Chapman (tambura) Oran Coltrane (bells) + string section: Murray Adler (concertmaster) James Getzoff or Jerry Vinci, Gordon Marron, Michael White (violin) Rollice Dale, Myra Kestenbaum (viola) Jesse Ehrlich, Ed Lustgarten (cello)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 16, 1965
Living Space (overdubbed version)
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) + Alice Coltrane (harp, vibraphone) Charlie Haden (bass) + string section: Murray Adler (concertmaster) James Getzoff or Jerry Vinci, Gordon Marron, Michael White (violin) Rollice Dale, Myra Kestenbaum (viola) Jesse Ehrlich, Ed Lustgarten (cello)
Coast Recorders, San Francisco, CA, September 22, 1965
Joy (overdubbed version)
Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone, flute, piccolo, tambourine, percussion) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, bells, percussion) Alice Coltrane as Alice McLeod (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums) Ray Appleton (percussion) + Alice Coltrane (vibraphone, organ) Charlie Haden (bass) + string section: Murray Adler (concertmaster) James Getzoff or Jerry Vinci, Gordon Marron, Michael White (violin) Rollice Dale, Myra Kestenbaum (viola) Jesse Ehrlich, Ed Lustgarten (cello)
Coast Recorders, San Francisco, CA, February 2, 1966
Peace On Earth (overdubbed version)
Leo (overdubbed version)

John Coltrane - Ascension, Edition 1  (Impulse! A 95)

Freddie Hubbard, Dewey Johnson (trumpet) Marion Brown, John Tchicai (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 28, 1965
90321-1Ascension, Edition 1: Part 1
90322-1Ascension, Edition 1: Part 2
** part of Impulse! 314 543 413-2.

John Coltrane - Ascension, Edition 2  (Impulse! A 95 (later))

Freddie Hubbard, Dewey Johnson (trumpet) Marion Brown, John Tchicai (alto saxophone) John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders, Archie Shepp (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Art Davis, Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, June 28, 1965
90321-2Ascension, Edition 2: Part 1
90322-2Ascension, Edition 2: Part 2
** part of Impulse! 314 543 413-2.

John Coltrane/Archie Shepp - New Thing At Newport  (Impulse! A 94)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 2, 1965
Spoken Introduction To John Coltrane's Set By Father Norman O'Connor
90350One Down, One Up
** also issued on Impulse! 314 543 414-2.

John Coltrane Quartet Live In Concert - A Love Supreme  (Ingo (It) eleven)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Festival Mondial Du Jazz Antibes", Juan-les-Pins, France, July 26, 1965
A Love Supreme, Part 1: Acknowledgement
A Love Supreme, Part 2: Resolution
A Love Supreme, Part 3: Pursuance
A Love Supreme, Part 4: Psalm

John Coltrane - Live In Paris  (BYG (J) YX-4001/2)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
"Juan-les-Pins Jazz Festival", Antibes, France, July 27, 1965
Naima
Impressions
Coltrane plays (tenor saxophone)
"Salle Pleyel", Paris, France, July 28, 1965
Afro Blue (incomplete)
Impressions
Blue Valse (Blue Waltz)
** also issued on Affinity (E) AFFD 24.

John Coltrane - Live In Antibes 1965  (Esoldun (F) FC 119)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"Juan-les-Pins Jazz Festival", Antibes, France, July 27, 1965
Blue Valse (Blue Waltz)
Afro Blue
My Favorite Things

John Coltrane - Live In Comblain-La-Tour 1965  (Landscape (F) LS2 922)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Comblain-la-Tour, Belgium, August 1, 1965
Untitled Original (Vigil)
Naima
My Favorite Things

John Coltrane - Sun Ship  (Impulse! AS 9211)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
RCA Victor Studios, NYC, August 26, 1965
90363Dearly Beloved
90364Attaining
90365Sun Ship
90366Ascent
90367Amen

John Coltrane - First Meditations (For Quartet)  (Impulse! AS 9332)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, September 2, 1965
90379Love
-Compassion
-Joy
90380Consequences
-Serenity
** also issued on Impulse! GRD 118.

John Coltrane Featuring Pharoah Sanders Live In Seattle  (Impulse! AS 9202-2)

Donald Garrett (bass clarinet, bass) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums)
"The Penthouse", Seattle, WA, September 30, 1965
91198Cosmos
91200Evolution
Tapestry In Sound
91199Out Of This World, Part 1&2
** also issued on Impulse! GRD 2-146.

John Coltrane Featuring Pharoah Sanders Live In Seattle  (Impulse! GRD 2-146)

Donald Garrett (bass clarinet, bass) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums): same session
"The Penthouse", Seattle, WA, September 30, 1965
Body And Soul
Afro Blue
** reissue of Impulse! AS 9202-2 + 2 bonus tracks.

John Coltrane - Om  (Impulse! A 9140)

Joe Brazil (flute) Donald Garrett (bass clarinet, flute) John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Elvin Jones (drums) unknown (percussion) unknown (voice)
Camelot Sound Studios, Lynwood, WA, October 1, 1965
90435Om, Part 1
90436Om, Part 2

John Coltrane - Meditations  (Impulse! A 9110)

John Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone) McCoy Tyner (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali, Elvin Jones (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, November 23, 1965
90413The Father And The Son And The Holy Ghost
-Compassion
90414Love
-Consequences
-Serenity
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 199.

1966 (age 40)

John Coltrane - Cosmic Music  (Coltrane Recording Corporation AU 4950)

Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone, flute, piccolo, tambourine, percussion) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, bells, percussion) Alice Coltrane as Alice McLeod (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums) Ray Appleton (percussion)
Coast Recorders, San Francisco, CA, February 2, 1966
90986Manifestation
90987Rev. King (Reverend King)
** also issued on Coltrane Recording Corporation AU 5000; Impulse! AS 9148.

The Mastery Of John Coltrane, Vol. 3 - Jupiter Variation  (Impulse! IA 9360)

Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone, flute, piccolo, tambourine, percussion) John Coltrane (tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, bells, percussion) Alice Coltrane as Alice McLeod (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums) Ray Appleton (percussion): same session
Coast Recorders, San Francisco, CA, February 2, 1966
Peace On Earth
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone, bells) Rashied Ali (drums, percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 22, 1967
90772Leo
Jupiter Variation
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Alice Coltrane (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 7, 1967
90776Number One

John Coltrane - Coltrane Live At The Village Vanguard Again!  (Impulse! A 9124)

Pharoah Sanders (flute, tenor saxophone, percussion) John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone, bass clarinet, percussion) Alice Coltrane as Alice McLeod (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums) Emanuel Rahim (percussion)
"Village Vanguard", NYC, May 28, 1966
90644My Favorite Things
90645Naima
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 213.

The World According To John Coltrane  (VideoArts Music (J) VAVJ 165)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone, percussion) Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone, piccolo, percussion) Alice Coltrane as Alice McLeod (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums)
"Newport Jazz Festival", Newport, RI, July 2, 1966
My Favorite Things (incomplete)
Peace On Earth
Leo

John Coltrane - Second Night In Tokyo  (Impulse! (J) YB-8508/10)

John Coltrane (soprano, alto, tenor saxophone, percussion) Pharoah Sanders (alto, tenor saxophone, percussion) Alice Coltrane as Alice McLeod (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums) Hisato Aikura (announcer)
"Sankei Hall", Tokyo, Japan, July 11, 1966
announcement
Afro Blue
Peace On Earth
Crescent
announcement
Leo
announcement

John Coltrane - Coltrane In Japan  (Impulse! (J) IMR 9036C)

John Coltrane (soprano, alto, tenor saxophone, percussion) Pharoah Sanders (alto, tenor saxophone, percussion) Alice Coltrane as Alice McLeod (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums) Hisato Aikura (announcer): same personnel
"Shinjuku Koseinenkin Kaikan", Tokyo, Japan, July 22, 1966
announcement
Peace On Earth
My Favorite Things
Meditation / Leo
announcement
** also issued on Impulse! (J) YB-8501/3.

1967 (aged 40)

John Coltrane - Expression  (Impulse! A 9120)

Pharoah Sanders (flute, piccolo -1) John Coltrane (flute, tenor saxophone) Alice Coltrane (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 15, 1967
1. 90769To Be
2. 90770Offering
John Coltrane (tenor saxophone) Alice Coltrane (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 7, 1967
90777Ogunde
same personnel
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, spring 1967
Expression
** also issued on Impulse! GRD 131.

John Coltrane - Stellar Regions  (Impulse! IMP 169)

John Coltrane (tenor, alto saxophone) Alice Coltrane (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 15, 1967
Seraphic Light (Creation)
Sun Star
Stellar Regions (Venus)
Iris
Configuration
Jimmy's Mode
Transonic
** also issued on Impulse! IMPD 169.

John Coltrane - Stellar Regions  (Impulse! IMPD 169)

John Coltrane (tenor, alto saxophone) Alice Coltrane (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums): same session
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 15, 1967
Sun Star (alt. take)
Stellar Regions (Venus) (alt. take)
Transonic (alt. take)
** reissue of Impulse! IMP 169 + 3 bonus tracks.

John Coltrane - Interstellar Space  (Impulse! ASD 9277)

John Coltrane (tenor saxophone, bells) Rashied Ali (drums, percussion)
Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, February 22, 1967
90771Mars
90773Venus
Jupiter
Saturn
** also issued on Impulse! GRD 110, 314 543 415-2.

Various Artists - Sacred Sources I: Live Forever  (Cohiba 697 124004-2)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone) Alice Coltrane (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums) Algie DeWitt (bata drum) Juma (percussion) Billy Taylor (announcer)
"Olatunji Center Of African Culture", NYC, April 23, 1967
Introduction
Ogunde (excerpt)

John Coltrane - The Olatunji Concert: The Last Live Recording  (Impulse! 314 589 120-2)

John Coltrane (soprano, tenor saxophone) Pharoah Sanders (tenor saxophone) Alice Coltrane (piano) Jimmy Garrison (bass) Rashied Ali (drums) Algie DeWitt (bata drum) Juma (percussion) Billy Taylor (announcer): same session
"Olatunji Center Of African Culture", NYC, April 23, 1967
My Favorite Things