Check out Chasin’ The Trane (Live At The Village Vanguard, New York/) by John Coltrane on Amazon Music. Stream ad-free or purchase CD’s and MP3s. When John Coltrane died 50 years ago this July, the New York Times wrote that he “was considered one of the most gifted modern jazz. The late tenor saxophonist John Coltrane is one of the enduring figures in jazz. His groundbreaking work continues to resonate, enrapture and inspire musicians .

Author: JoJolar Arabar
Country: Guinea-Bissau
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Health and Food
Published (Last): 8 October 2010
Pages: 382
PDF File Size: 11.46 Mb
ePub File Size: 4.13 Mb
ISBN: 421-7-76465-889-4
Downloads: 4256
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Nikree

This book, helped introduce me to the personality of the man who’s music I loved for ever!. I keep a poster of Coltrane in my classroom for inspiration. That aside, john Coltrane wasn’t just a brilliant musician, but an innovator, pushing barriers and I’m sure an inspiration for the likes of Jimi Hendrix. Pete Welding described it as “a torrential and anguished outpouring, delivered with unmistakable power, conviction, and near-demonic ferocity.

Sheila rated it it was amazing Apr 14, A telling glimpse into the hard life of a jazz musician. He was dumb as dirt.

It was the idea of new producer Bob Thiele to record Coltrane live over four nights in early November, Thiele meeting the saxophonist for the first time face-to-face at the club. I found it highly readable and it sent me off listening to Chaasin classics for months afterwards. Here’s a ludicrous quote: April 26, vol.


Chasin’ the Trane

Ryan rated it really liked it Sep 26, From humble origins he rose to prominence as a rhythm and blues saxophonist only to be struck down by the pain and degradation of addiction. To ask other readers questions about Coltraneplease sign up. Impulse IMPD liner notesp. The performances are quintet for “Spiritual”, quartet for ” Softly, as in a Morning Sunrise “, and trio for “Chasin’ the Trane”. Oct 23, Kurt rated it really liked it.

Chasin’ the Trane – John Coltrane Quartet | Song Info | AllMusic

YES Carlos – i’m sure you’re both musical gods sent from the cosmos to bless traane and pilfered groupies everywhere. Coltrane “Live” at the Village Vanguard And yet some people claim Coltrane was wise and well read.

I definitely learned a fair bit.

The Legacy of John Coltrane. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Coltrane: Chasin’ the Trane

Always elusive, constantly moving, incessantly changing, John Coltrane stood astride the jazz world of the late ’50s and fhasin. One Down, One Up Live! I’m paraphrasing of course – but that’s the general idea. Coltrane Cultural Society Blues for Coltrane: May 02, Heshima rated it it was amazing. Pursuant to the article by Coltrane and Dolphy, for the following April 26 issue Down Beat presented two reviews of Live!


May 28, doug bowman rated it really liked it. View all 3 comments.

Coltrane “Live” at the Village Vanguard – Wikipedia

There was a mystical quality, a profound melancholy emanating from this quiet, self-contained man that moved listeners–some of whom Always elusive, constantly moving, incessantly changing, John Coltrane stood astride the jazz world of the late ’50s and ’60s. Mar 10, Colin Dawson rated it really liked it.

The astonishing tale of a brilliant mind and an extraordinary musician – Beyond its searching lays the harmony. I have read it several times. Thanks for telling us about the problem. The text is solid, economical and informative. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, There’s a quote in the book that has Coltrane question his Mistress hook-up as to whether she was a Christian cuz, he ain’t having illicit sex outside of marriage and away from his wife and daughter with anyone but good Christian women.

The University of Michigan Press, A Song of John Coltrane. Scott Shields rated it liked it Nov 08, Dec 01, Michael Lauro rated it liked it.