We Remember Alice Coltrane

January 12, 2007 - Alice Coltrane also known as Turiyasangitananda or Turiya Alice Coltrane, American pianist, organist, harpist, singer & composer passed away aged 69. She is remembered.Tracklist : 1 . Harp Solo 2 . w/ Sandhya Sanjana 3 . Lonnie´s lament (Warsaw, 1987) 4 . Before John 5 . w/ Billy Higgins, Leimert Park Vision Theater

Columbia publish Santana’s fifth album : ‘Welcome’ featuring John McLaughlin, Alice Coltrane and Flora Purim (1973)

Santana's 'Welcome' is the fifth studio album by . Released on November 9, 1973 by Columbia.1 . Going Home / Amazing Grace 2 . Castillos De Arena / Light Of Life / Se Acabo Track Listing : 1.Going Home (Antonín Dvorák, Alice Coltrane, Santana Band) - 04:11 . 2.Love, Devotion & Surrender (Richard Kermode, Carlos Santana) - 03:38 . 3.Samba De Sausalito (José Areas) - 03:11 . 4.When I Look Into…

John Coltrane records ‘Live At The Village Vanguard Again!’ with Pharoah Sanders, Alice Coltrane et al (1966)

John Coltrane's 'Live At The Village Vanguard Again!' is a (free jazz) album recorded on May 28, 1966 and released in December 1966 by Impulse!Track Listing : 1.Naima (John Coltrane) - 15:10 . 2.Introduction To My Favorite Things (Jimmy Garrison) - 06:09 . 3.My Favorite Things (Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein Ii) - 20:21Musicians : John Coltrane – Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Bass…

Alice Coltrane starts the recording of her ‘Universal Consciousness’ album (1971)

Alice Coltrane's 'Universal Consciousness' is her fifth solo album recorded between April 6 & June 1971 and released the same year by Impulse! Records.Track Listing : 1.Universal Consciousness (Alice Coltrane) - 05:06 . 2.Battle At Armageddon (Alice Coltrane) - 07:20 . 3.O Allah (Alice Coltrane) - 05:00 . 4.Hare Krishna (Alice Coltrane) - 08:14 . 5.Sita Ram (Alice Coltrane) - 04:47 . 6.The…

McCoy Tyner records ‘Extensions’ with Gary Bartz, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter, Elvin Jones and Alice Coltrane (1970)

McCoy Tynerr's 'Extensions' is an album recorded on February 9, 1970 with Gary Bartz, Wayne Shorter, Ron Carter, Elvin Jones and Alice Coltrane on two tracks and released in January 1973 By Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.Message From The Nile (Mccoy Tyner) - 12:22 . 2.The Wanderer (Mccoy Tyner) - 07:43 . 3.Survival Blues (Mccoy Tyner) - 13:15 . 4.His Blessings (Mccoy Tyner) - 06:50 Musicians :…

John Coltrane finishes the recording of ‘Infinity,’ an album for Impulse! (1966)

John Coltrane's 'Infinity' is a posthumous album recorded on June 16 & September 22, 1965 and February 2, 1966, featuring overdubs with strings added by Alice Coltrane and released in September 1972 by Impulse!Track Listing : 1.Peace On Earth (John Coltrane) - 08:33 . 2.Living Space (John Coltrane) - 10:28 . 3.Joy (John Coltrane) - 07:54 . 4.Leo (John Coltrane) - 09:52 Musicians : John…

Playing Coltrane

Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Jack DeJohnette, Michael Brecker, Joshua Redman, McCoy Tyner, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Bobby Hutcherson, Marcus Miller, Wynton Marsalis, Marcus Roberts, Branford Marsalis, Raul de Souza, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Wes Montgomery, Carlos Santana, John McLaughlin, Pat Metheny, etc

Impulse! publish John Coltrane’s last album : ‘Expression’ (1967)

John Coltrane's 'Expression' is his last official album released in September 1967 by Impulse!Track Listing : 1.Ogunde (John Coltrane) - 03:38 . 2.To Be (John Coltrane) - 16:22 . 3.Offering (John Coltrane) - 08:27 . 4.Expression (John Coltrane) - 10:53 Musicians : John Coltrane - Tenor Saxophone, Flute . Pharoah Sanders - Flute, Piccolo, Tambourine On (2) . Alice Coltrane - Piano . Jimmy Garrison…

John Coltrane records his final concert in New-York : ‘The Olatunji Concert: The Last Live Recording’ (1967)

John Coltrane's 'The Olatunji Concert: The Last Live Recording' is his final live recording made in New York on April 23, 1967 and released in 2001 by Impulse!. Track Listing : 1.Introduction By Billy Taylor – 0:35 . 2.Ogunde (John Coltrane) - 28:25 . 3.My Favorite Things (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) - 34:38Musicians : John Coltrane – Soprano And Tenor Saxophone . Rashied Ali – Drums .…

John Coltrane records ‘Stellar Regions,’ an album for Impulse! (1967)

John Coltrane's 'Stellar Regions' is a posthumous album recorded on February 15, 1967 , discovered in 1994 by his wife, Alice Coltrane and released onOctober 10, 1995 by Impulse!.Track Listing : 1.Seraphic Light (John Coltrane) - 08:57 . 2.Sun Star (John Coltrane) - 06:08 . 3.Stellar Regions (John Coltrane) - 03:34 . 4.Iris (John Coltrane) - 03:53 . 5.Offering (John Coltrane) - 08:22 .…

Coltrane For A Day (17 hours)

From the debut till the end, from "Bakai" - the first track on "Coltrane" (recorded this day in 1957) - to "Tranesonic," - the last track on 1967 "Stellar Regions" - we have put together every major album by John Coltrane. Source John Coltrane discography @ WikipediaJohn Coltrane - ColtraneRecorded on May 31, 1957, “Coltrane” is the debut album by John Coltrane as a leader.John Coltrane with the…

Columbia publish Santana’s third album : ‘Santana (III)’ (1971)

'Santana (III) ' is their third (and second self-titled) studio album released in September 1971 in September 1971 by Columbia.1 . Batuka / No One To Depend On (Santiago, 1992) 2 . Batuka No One To Depend On (San Quentin Prison ) 3 . No One To Depend On (1993) 4 . Batuka / No One To Depend On (Santiago, 1992) 5 . Toussaint Louverture (Earthquake Relief, 1989) 6 . Everybody's Everything (w/ SRV)…

Santana record in Japan, a triple live album to be released as ‘Lotus’ (1973)

Santana's 'Lotus' is a live album recorded on July 3 & 4, 1973 in Japan and released as a triple vinyl in May 1974 by Columbia.1 . Incident At Neshabur (8/18/1970, Tanglewood) 2 . LIGHT OF LIFE, SE ACABO (CASTILLOS DE ARENA) Track Listing : 1.Going Home (Gregg Rolie) - 03:23 . 2.A-1 Funk (José Chepitó Areas / Tom Coster, Richard Kermode, Armando Peraza, Doug Rauch, Carlos Santana, Santana,…

Roland Kirk records ‘Left & Right’ for Atlantic (1968)

Roland Kirk's 'Left & Right' is an album recorded on June 17 & 18 1968 and released the same year By Atlantic.Track Listing : 1.Black Mystery Has Been Revealed (Roland Kirk) - 01:17 . 2.Expansions: Kirkquest/Kingus Mingus/Celestialness/A Dream Of Beauty Reincarnated/Frisco Vibrations/Classical Jazzical/El Kirk (Roland Kirk) - 19:37 . 3.Lady'S Blues (Roland Kirk) - 03:46 . 4.Ix Love…

We Remember Elvin Jones. ‘Heavy Elvin’

This day (May 18, 2004), in Englewood, New Jersey, died Elvin Jones, an American jazz drummer.Digest Tracklist : Night In Tunisia (1999) . A Love Supreme (1997) . A Different Drummer (1/2) . A Different Drummer (2/2) . w/ Mccoytyner, Freddie Hubbard, Ron Carter (1982) . The Children/Merry-Go-Round (1973) . John Coltrane Quartet – My Favorite Things (1965) . John Coltrane Quartet With Eric Dolphy…

Happy Birthday to Ron Carter. ‘Beau Ron’

This day (May 4, 1937), in Ferndale, Michigan, is born Ron Carter, an American jazz double-bassist. Digest Tracklist : w/ Al Foster & Eli Degibri - United Blues (2019) . Foursight (2018) . You Are My Sunshine (2015) . Golden Striker Trio (2013) . My Funny Valentine (2011) . Dear Miles (2010) . w/ Helen Sung - First Trip (2009) . Autumn Leaves (2006) . Little Walts (1990) . w/ Bobby…

We Remember McCoy Tyner. ‘Really McCoy?’

This day (March 6, 2020), in  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, died Alfred McCoy Tynerr, jazz pianist member of the John Coltrane Quartet before embracing a long solo career.Tracklist : w/ John Scofield - Fly with the wind (2018) . For All We Know (2012) . XXXI Cartagena Jazz Festival (2011) . Trailer For Guitars (2008) . Naima (2002) . w/ Joe Lovano - Live At Forte Di Bard (2010) . Giant Steps…

Baby It’s Loesser Inside

From 'I'll Know' to 'Baby. It's Cold Outside' , we have mixed 20 'Pure Jazz Standards' tunes written or co-written by 'Frank Loesser I'. It has Perry Como, Sheila Jordan , Oscar Peterson Trio + Clark Terry, Henry Mancini and many more.

Jazz Dancing

From 'Unsquare Dance' to 'Carribean Fire Dance' , we have mixed 14 'Swing' tunes around the theme of 'Dancing with Jazz'. It has Ray Barretto, Nat Adderley, Donal Byrd, Joe Henderson and many more.

All the Things Oscar

From 'I'll Take Romance' to 'Climb Ev'ry Mountain' , we have mixed 23 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Oscar Hammerstein II'. It has Terry Snyder, Antigua Jazz band, Lou Donaldson, Ella Fitzgerald and many more.

Count And Duke Go To The Movies

From 'Sophisticated lady' to 'It dont mean athing', we have mixed 21 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Ellington & Basie Movie's Score'. It has , , , and many more.