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John William Coltrane (Hamlet, North Carolina, September 23, 1926 – Huntington, New York, July 17, 1967) was an American jazz saxophonist and composer.

American jazz great John Coltrane emerged in the 1950s, playing tenor and soprano sax with Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis and Thelonious Monk. A leader of "hard bop", in the 1960s he led his own groups and changed the face of jazz with experimentation and improvisation, his…

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  • Trane is the ultimate example of music as a spiritual vehicle.
  • Coltrane was a beast.
  • @ThijsvanBaalen I'd recommend listening to the original albums, as each of them has a particular atmosphere and flow.
  • Deus.
  • An animation that I created for alternative opening for Taxi Driver with a music of Coltrane, I love this music, It was the first song I thought for this opening: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQEVssRXUPw
  • That Johnny Hartman album though... showing all the people the cool relaxed side of John Coltrane. He wasn't all fast-paced virtuosity folks, this guy had feeling and guts. One of the greatest musicians ever.
  • Time After Time
  • Should I listen to the very best or the original recordings? There seem to be a difference between both. Let me know:)
  • african/brass 10/10
  • blue train

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