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Music: Calling on John Coltrane

The last post was about Gil Scott-Heron’s Lady Day and John Coltrane. Realizing now that some (most?) readers were not familiar with Coltrane, here’s some background and suggestions. 196 more words


Throwback: John Coltrane's A Love Supreme/Some Thoughts on Jazz, John Coltrane, My Father and 9/11

This is a re-post from last year with some slight edits here and there; however, I think the sentiments and thoughts from that post apply for today and every single day. 1,334 more words


Paying Tribute to Rudy Van Gelder, Jazz Icon

The most important sound engineer in jazz history has died, aged 91

Rudy Van Gelder with Blue Note Records producer Alfred Lion.

Rudy Van Gelder’s recording studio. 643 more words

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Wednesday Open Thread |A Love Supreme

Happy HUMP day, Everyone! Mr. John Coltrane, because I can NEVER get enough of his “Love Supreme.”


A Love Supreme | John Coltrane (1962)

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Oke, balik lagi ke A Love Supreme. 257 more words

John Coltrane died 49 years ago today

John Coltrane. Photograph: Jim Marshall.

John Coltrane, Blue Train (Blue Note, 1958)

“I’ve found you’ve got to look back at the old things and see them in a new light.” — John Coltrane…

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Thoughts on Harmony

The other day, a friend, who has a good ear for music, in fact a connoisseur of Indian classical music, was commuting with me in my car. 1,092 more words